The Catastrophist

The Catastrophist

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James Gillespie, an Irish writer, goes to the Congo in 1962, in pursuit of an Italian woman. What follows tells of the ebb and flow of their passion, the shimmering heat of Africa, the terrible collapse of the colonial regime, the murder of the African leader and general descent into unholy chaos.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 313 pages
  • 162 x 242 x 34mm | 661g
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • HEADLINE REVIEW
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 074722210X
  • 9780747222101

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