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The Devil That Danced on the Water: A Daughter's Quest by  Aminatta Forna - Hardcover - 2003 - from Weller Book Works ABAA/ILAB and Biblio.co.uk

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The Devil That Danced on the Water: A Daughter's Quest

by Forna, Aminatta

Condition: Fine


Atlantic Monthly Pr. Hardcover. 0871138654 Forna, Aminatta. The Devil That Danced on the Water. New York City: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2003. 403pp. 8vo. Hardcover. Book condition: Near fine with previous owner's name in pen on front free endsheet. Dust Jacket Condition: Near fine with light bumping to corners. . Fine. 2003.

Recounts the author's childhood in postcolonial Africa, her dissident father's actions against British tyranny that resulted in his imprisonment, and her struggle to learn his fate and expose the conspiracy surrounding his death.




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