The Zanzibar Chest
A Story of Life, Love, and Death in Foreign LandsBook - 2004
Hartley, an acclaimed frontline reporter who covered the atrocities of 1990s Africa, embarks on a journey to unlock the mysteries and secrets of his own family's 150-year-colonial legacy in Africa. A beautiful, sometimes harrowing memoir of intrepid young men cut down in their prime, of forbidden love and its fatal consequences, and of family and history. and the collision of cultures over the enduring course of British colonialism in Africa that defined them both.
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2004
Edition: First Riverhead Trade paperback edition
Branch Call Number: 967 Ha
Description: 479 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm