Falling in and out of love, Veronique and Theo are the unsuspecting links in a chain of politics and power beginning during the Greek Civil War and returning, full-circle, to contemporary Greece. Veronique is French, sophisticated and rich. Theo is Australian, with a turbulent family history. Each has a separate agenda - both have a hunger for the truth. But it is another, more poignant love that eventually unites them.Spanning several generations in post-war Europe, Love in the Land of Midas is a story of passion, politics, love and rejection.