Jesus Meso de la Torre (Úbeda, Jaén, 1949) has been consolidated in recent years as one of the strongest values ​​of the Spanish historical narrative. Besides being a regular contributor to the press and history magazines, he is the author of a vast work, with classic titles such as Al-Gazal, the traveler of the two orients;  Pope moon;  Tartessos  or The charioteer of Hispania. After The Prophecy of the Qur’anThe Seal of the Algebraist and The Purple Tie of Jerusalem , was the winner of the II Caja Granada Prize of Novel with The Dome of the World , which followed In a Free Land , his latest novel.