Item description for Return to Paradise (Vitabu Vya Nyota Series, 7) by Yusuf K. Dawood...
The fortunes of a refugee family are traced against the the backdrop of Idi Amin's rule and the expulsion of Asians from Uganda. The family travels to England and later to Mecca, delving into the mysteries of the Hajj. The author has published regularly in the Kenyan Sunday Nation for twenty years.
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Studio: East African Educ. Publ.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5" Height: 7" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2004
Publisher East African Educ. Publ.
ISBN 9966250441 ISBN13 9789966250445
Reviews - What do customers think about Return to Paradise (Vitabu Vya Nyota Series, 7)?
Well worth the time it takes to read Feb 17, 2005
If you have ever wondered what the effect of Idi Amin's tyranny was on the Asian families residing in Uganda when he ordered their departure in 90 days, you need look no further. This fictional account is captivating and, in true Dawood style, written an attention to detail that makes the story come alive. If you grew up in Kenya or Uganda and are looking for something to capture your imagination, that is remeniscent of Dawood's newspaper articles in the Nation, this is the book for you.