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On the Edge of the Great Rift

Three Novels of Africa
An omnibus of novels by

This volume contains three comic and sinister novels set against Africa's vibrant landscape. In Fong and the Indians, a Chinese immigrant in a ramshackle East African country learns to survive by making friends with his enemies; The Girls at Play is the story of white female teachers at an isolated school for African girls in the Kenyan Bush; and Jungle Lovers is the "comic and disturbing" story of an insurance salesman abducted by revolutionary terrorists in Malawi.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Paperback Editions

May 1996 : UK Paperback

Title: On the Edge of the Great Rift: Three Novels of Africa:Fong And the Indians; Girls at Play; Jungle Lovers
Author(s): Paul Theroux
ISBN: 0-14-024835-8 / 978-0-14-024835-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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