Nairobi Heat

Editore: Melville House Data di rilascio: 2011-09-13

Descrizione

A cop from Wisconsin pursues a killer through the terrifying slums of Nairobi and the memories of genocide IN MADISON, WISCONSIN, it's a big deal when African peace activist Joshua Hakizimanawho saved hundreds of people from the Rwandan genocideaccepts a position at the university to teach about ';genocide and testimony.' Then a young woman is found murdered on his doorstep. Local police Detective Ishmaelan African-American in an ';extremely white' townsuspects the crime is racially motivated; the Ku Klux Klan still holds rallies there, after all. But then he gets a mysterious phone call: ';If you want the truth, you must go to its source. The truth is in the past. Come to Nairobi.' It's the beginning of a journey that will take him to a place still vibrating from the genocide that happened around its borders, where violence is a part of everyday life, where big-oil money rules and where the local cops shoot first and ask questions latera place, in short, where knowing the truth about history can get you killed.

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Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: Crime & mystery

Raccolta: Melville International Crime

Genere: EPub

Pagine 208

ISBN: 9781612190075

Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: Crime & mystery

Raccolta: Melville International Crime

Genere: EPub

Pagine 208

ISBN: 9781612190075

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