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Product Description: Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace PrizeNamed a Best of Book of the Year by The Economist and Foreign AffairsLos Angeles Times Book Prize FinalistThe Dadaab refugee camp is many things: to the charity workers, it’s a humanitarian crisis; to the Kenyan government, a “nursery for terrorists”; to the Western media, a dangerous no-go area...read more

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9781410490209 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 29, 2016), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya, Dadaab is a city like no other.
9781250067630 | Picador USA, January 5, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Named a 2016 Best of Book of the Year by The EconomistTo the charity workers, Dadaab refugee camp is a humanitarian crisis; to the Kenyan government, it is a 'nursery for terrorists'; to the western media, it is a dangerous no-go area; but to its half a million residents, it is their last resort.

Paperback:

9781250118738, titled "City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World’s Largest Refugee Camp" | Reprint edition (Picador USA, January 3, 2017), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace PrizeNamed a Best of Book of the Year by The Economist and Foreign AffairsLos Angeles Times Book Prize FinalistThe Dadaab refugee camp is many things: to the charity workers, it’s a humanitarian crisis; to the Kenyan government, a “nursery for terrorists”; to the Western media, a dangerous no-go area.
9781846275876 | Granta Books, February 5, 2016, cover price $24.55 | About this edition: Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya, Dadaab is a city like no other.

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Product Description: While poring over dust-caked pamphlets in the library, Ben Rawlence stumbles upon the photo of a lost city of colonial Congo--a glistening, modern metropolis built by huge tin mines and European capitalists. Today, that city, Manono, sits beyond the infamous “Triangle of Death,” in an area rarely reached by outsiders since war turned the country’s rivers to blood...read more

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9781851689651 | Reprint edition (Oneworld Pubns Ltd, March 19, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: While poring over dust-caked pamphlets in the library, Ben Rawlence stumbles upon the photo of a lost city of colonial Congo--a glistening, modern metropolis built by huge tin mines and European capitalists.

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