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In this searing and timely novel, the devastating effects of a country's economic and moral collapse provide the backdrop for a story about individual fortitude and conscience. This powerful story alternates with the tale of a white schoolteacher who, embittered by the horrific state of his cou...

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Author / Creator:Holding, Ian.
Imprint:New York : Europa Editions, 2011, c2010.
Description:218 p. ; 21 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Slaves -- Africa -- Fiction.
Teachers -- Africa -- Fiction.
Regression (Civilization) -- Fiction.
Dystopias -- Fiction.
Dystopias.
Regression (Civilization)
Slaves.
Teachers.
Africa -- Fiction.
Africa.
Psychological fiction.
Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8541496
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ISBN:9781609450540 (pbk.)
160945054X (pbk.)
Summary:In this searing and timely novel, the devastating effects of a country's economic and moral collapse provide the backdrop for a story about individual fortitude and conscience. This powerful story alternates with the tale of a white schoolteacher who, embittered by the horrific state of his country, is preparing to leave. Before he can do so he must confront his own demons and personal failings.

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Call Number: PR9390.9.H65 O48 2011
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