Bloomsbury Books, 2000, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
314 pages, Author's Note. Maroon coloured endpapers. Maroon coloured place marker. Black coloured boards with copper coloured writing to the spine, and small copper printers' cartouche to the lower spine edge. Age toning to the paper edges and to the internal pages. Photographic dust wrapper, showing a window and light streaming through it, with black writing on the front panel and spine. Small black printers' cartouche to the lower spine edge. Very minimal creasing to the top and bottom dust wrapper edges. " From the mid--1980s to the early 1990s,Shri Lanka was in a crisis that involved three essential groups: the government, the antigovernment insurgents in the south and the separatist guerrillas in the north. Both insurgents and the separatists had declared war on the government. Eventually, in response, legal and illegal government squads were known to have been sent out to hunt down the separatists and insurgents." -- from the Author's Note. A novel of that perilous time. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; crime fiction; ISBN: 074754865X. ISBN/EAN: 9780747548652. Inventory No: 0223050.