News from a Foreign Country Came

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C. Potter, 1991 - Algeria - 235 pages
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A bold and disturbing assertion of the human origins of evil, this brilliant novel illuminates the dark heart of a seemingly decent man who has secretly served some of the most repressive and brutal political regimes.

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About the author (1991)

Alberto Manguel is the author of "A History of Reading" and (with Gianni Guadalupi) of "The Dictionary of Imaginery Places". His novel "News from a Foreign Country Came" won the McKitterick prize in 1992.

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