Edition: First US printing.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's very highly praised first novel, an account of life in 20th century Uganda, set against the backdrop of Idi Amin's nightmare reign, by this young writer who was born in Uganda, but emigrated to the Netherlands in 1990. Originally published in Dutch in 1998, this was written in English by the author. SIGNED by the author on the title page with the date - 30/11/00 and "New York" beneath his signature. Includes a list of African words, and a list of characters. 462 pp. ISBN: 0-375406131.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.