Memory of Snow and of Dust by Breyten Breytenbach (Author)
Taurus; First Edition edition (1989)
Soft Cover, 308 pages
A South African novel about three main characters - Meheret, an Ethiopian journalist, Mano, an actor of mixed blood, and Barnum, an exiled writer. Part one describes their interacting lives; part two is set in a near future and tells the story of Mano, now in prison facing the death sentence.