ABOUT S. Eric Wachtel

S. Eric Wachtel
S. Eric Wachtel was born and raised in New York City and studied at the University of Missouri. While in college he crafted his first historical based short story.

Starting on Wall Street, he was later a vice president of an international conglomerate, director of a management c More...


"The Essene Conspiracy Reveals a Clandestine Brotherhood’s Plot to Overthrow the Israeli Government."

A high ranking Israeli minister has been murdered in Jerusalem. Muslim terrorists are suspected, but no group has claimed responsibility. Finding a barely legible name scribbled on a blood-stained card in the shirt pocket of the slain minister, the Director of Israeli Intelligence calls upon international security consultant Harry McClure to investigate a possible American connection to the brutal crime.

McClure soon uncovers a Wall Street money-laundering scheme linked to the Essene Brotherhood's plan to reclaim Jerusalem's Temple Mount.

The clock is ticking as Israeli Intelligence, aided by McClure, race to organize a preemptive eleventh-hour strategy aimed at thwarting the brotherhood's imminent attack. A timely blend of historical fact and fiction, the Essene Conspiracy builds to an unpredictable ending.

The Essene Conspiracy reveals a Wall Street money-laundering scheme funding a clandestine brotherhood’s plot to retake Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.