The 1986 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature--the first African to be awarded the prize--writes a highly incisive and deeply affecting re-creation of colonial Nigeria based on a cache of letters he discovered after his father's death.

Isara: A Voyage Around "Essay" 1991, Vintage Books USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679732464

Trade paperback

Isara: A Voyage Around Essay 1989, Random House (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394540771