Dreams in A Time of War

Dreams in A Time of War

A Childhood Memoir

eBook - 2010
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Recounts the story of the author's childhood, covering his early years in World War II-era Kenya as the fifth child of a third wife, his thirst for learning that singled him out, and the political struggles that shaped his life.
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 2010
ISBN: 9780307378958
Branch Call Number: Online eBook
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc


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Aug 23, 2017

A coming of age story in the middle of the 20th century in Kenya. Unlike other children, the author went to school. It was the time of the Mau Mau, and members of the large extended family were on both sides of the conflict. Less engaging that his later memoir about university life.

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