Book Condition: As New
Edition: Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author
Publisher: Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2006.
A special Limited edition, this copy is SIGNED by the Author Caroline Elkins. A wonderful collectible book in As New condition, never taken out of its original shrink-wrap.
Imperial Reckoning by Caroline Elkins is the winner of the 2006 Pulitzer Award for Nonfiction. Elkins, a Harvard professor, devoted a decade of her life researching this look at the system of brutal prison camps set up by the British colonial government during its war against the Mau Mau insurrection in Kenya in the 1950s--camps in which thousands of Kenyans perished. Published under the title "Britain's Gulag" in the UK.
Contains all of the classic Easton Press trimmings: premium leather, silk moiré end leaves, distinctive cover design, raised bands, accented in real 22KT gold, satin ribbon page marker, gilded page edges, long-lasting, high quality acid-neutral paper, sewn pages for strength and durability.