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By William Finnegan

The award-winning debut by means of the acclaimed writer of Cold New World.

Named via The New York instances e-book Review as a most sensible ten nonfiction publication of 1986, this seminal piece of cross-cultural journalism is an account of a white American's event educating black scholars in South Africa—an account crucial for its incisive assurance of the coed anti-apartheid circulation, in addition to for the unpretentious charms of its prose.

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