Title THE BOOK OF THE HEATHEN
Book Condition Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket.
Edition First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in.
Publisher New York: A Thomas Dunne Book/St. Martin's Press, (2002).
0312288883 / 9780312288884
Seller ID 37480.10
By the author of THE BROKEN LANDS, and HALLOWED GROUND. Set in 1897, Englishman Nicholas Frere is to be tried for killing a child in the Belgian Congo. The Congo is in a time of devastating transition and Frere's trial becomes more than what it appears.