Gorki Šain is the representative of the big real estate fund which acquires land in Dalmatia for tourist development. Šain arrives on a small Dalmatian island Škoj to buy a land. But, for Šain Škoj is not just any island. It's an island of his ancestors, island where his father as a partisan commander organized resistence in WW2. Šain's arrival would stir a sleepy community and bring back ghosts of the pasts.
With "Promethaeus' Son", Pavičić have moved one more step forward... Outstanding book!
»Son of Promethaeus« is a superb analysis of the system of fraud based on poverty and ignorance... Irony and mild cynicism, simplicity and harmony are always strong sides of Pavičić's literature.