Set loose in the land that invented terrorism 10 centuries ago, the author finds crumbling castles, legends of hash-smoking hit men, and Iranians who won’t stop being nice. You call this the axis of evil?
They call it Shark Alley: a narrow, seal-infested channel off the coast of South Africa where legions of great whites prowl. It's also where high-risk adventure just might have reached its absurd apogee. Feeling lucky, chum?
After years of government oppression, the country that gave us Genghis Khan, the Attilla the Hun Show, and possibly the first Americans is rolling out the welcome mat. On an archaeological tress-hunt in the land of beneficent horsemen.