Dust

Dust

Book - 2013
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A novel that opens with a young man's murder on the day of the tumultuous 2007 election in Kenya, but then goes into the history of his family and of the splintered African nation around them in scenes stretching back to a shocking political assassination in 1969 and the Mau Mau uprisings against British colonial rule in the 1950s.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013
ISBN: 9780307961204
0307961206
Characteristics: 369 p. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Dust : a novel

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Blue_Horse_178
Jan 26, 2016

Beautifully written, but has a very complex plot and story.

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D041010860
Nov 12, 2015

disappointing

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rdw39
Sep 03, 2014

I was very disappointed in this book. It seemed to be very dis-jointed & difficult to follow the story line. I read until page 100, looked ahead and realized the narrative remained the same so I closed it up & went on to a book which was more interesting.

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