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The God Who Begat a Jackal

(2001)
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Nega Mezlekia is a new and exciting talent who has already been compared to Soyinka and Marquez. This first novel is both magical and lyrical, set in a timeless vision of Africa, it is steeped in folklore and mythology. The ethnic, religious and class struggles of pre-colonial Africa form a vivid backdrop to a story of forbidden love between a slave and his mistress.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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May 2002 : UK Hardback
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Title: The God who Begat a Jackal
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-297-82900-9 / 978-0-297-82900-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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January 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: The God Who Begat a Jackal: A Novel
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-312-28701-1 / 978-0-312-28701-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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October 2001 : USA Hardback

Title: The God Who Begot a Jackal
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-670-91195-X / 978-0-670-91195-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking
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Paperback Editions

May 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: The God who Begat a Jackal
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-7538-1686-5 / 978-0-7538-1686-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Phoenix
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January 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: The God Who Begat a Jackal: A Novel
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-312-30996-1 / 978-0-312-30996-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
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May 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: The God who Begat a Jackal
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-297-82905-X / 978-0-297-82905-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: W&N
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August 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The God Who Begat a Jackal
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
ISBN: 0-14-100662-5 / 978-0-14-100662-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Kindle Editions

April 2015 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The God Who Begat a Jackal: A Novel
Author(s): Nega Mezlekia
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon