|Author:||BOB KNIGHT AND KEN PRIDEAUX-BRUNE|
TocH, 1971. First edition. A near fine, unmarked copy.
1982. A near fine copy only marked by light tanning to the endpapers. The d/w is also near fine with only mild edge bumping.
The narrator, a student in 1950s South Africa, plots an escape from his native country, from the stifling love of his mother, from a father whose failures haunt him - and from what he is sure is impending revolution. However, arriving at last in London, he begins the dark pilgrimage of an outsider.
2002, First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
1955, First edition. A very good copy in red boards. Browning to the edges of the text block and endpapers and previous ownership details to the front endpapers. Otherwise a nice clean copy. The d/w is fair with edge wear and chipping and light soiling to the panels.
When a young American research assistant is killed by a man-eating lion, three people are devastated Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â¯Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â¿Ã�Â�Ã�Â�&A... read more
2006. A paperback copy in good condition.
Readers Union edition, 1980. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w.
Faber and Faber, 2002. First edition, first printing. A very good copy in a very good d/w.
|Reading Level:||very good|
|Awards:||Winner of Dayton Literary Peace Prize: Non-Fiction 2010.|
Dave Eggers is the New York Times bestselling author of the critically lauded A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. Here he chronicles the Kafka-esque tribulations of Syrian-American Abdulrahman Zeitoun in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. His story is a moving testament to the resilience of the human spirit.
Penguin, 2011. A paperback copy in very good, clean condition.
Aquarian Press, 1993. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a very good, unclipped d/w.
Pan Books. 1989. A paperback copy in near fine, unmarked condition.
Popular math at its most entertaining and enlightening. "Zero is really something"-Washington Post A New York Times Notable Book. The Babylonians invented it, the Greeks banned it, the Hindus worshiped it, and the Church used it to fend off heretics. Now... read more
2000. An ex-library copy in very good condition. The d/w is unclipped and near fine.