River God, by Wilbur Smith, is the story of the skilled and wise eunuch slave, Taita.
Summary of the Book
River God is one of the books penned by Wilbur Smith on Ancient Egypt. It presents the story of the formidably gifted Taita, his life in Egypt, and his flight along with the Egyptian populace from the Hyskos invasion, and ultimately their return. During their time in exile, they recover their technical superiority, with the help of Taita.
About Wilbur Smith
Wilbur Addison Smith is a South African writer. He is well known for his books: Warlock, The Quest, Desert God and The Seventh Scroll in The Egyptian Series. Several of his books have been adapted into major motion pictures. He has also authored The Courtney Novels that include the titles: Birds of Prey, Monsoon, The Sound of Thunder, and Triumph of the Sun among others. The Ballantyne Series is another set of novels penned by Smith.