Matthias, a young bookkeeper, is plucked from his oppressive firm when one of their clients, the Ottoman Vizier, asks for an honest opinion. Matthias’ candor changes the maritime strategy of the Ottoman Caliph’s empire.
Powerful, dark forces descend on Matthias as he is offered his own shipping firm in the reshaped Mediterranean.
A detailed and cinematic graphic-novel adaptation of this mystery story by artist Wee-Bee. Moody illustrations break down both the financial and physical dangers lurking beneath the tale. A visual narrative which evokes the Amsterdam setting, from plush offices to sailboats under bridges to dockside knife fights.
Length: 40 Pages
Graphics: Full Color
Publication date: June 2018