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The last king of Scotland

Author: Chris Rice; Giles Foden
Publisher: Harlow : Pearson Education, 2012.
Series: Penguin readers., Level 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combining elements of the thriller noir with comedy, this novel is based on the macabre events of Idi Amin's regime. "The Last King of Scotland" is one of the many titles which the tyrant bestowed on himself. It is also about a young Scottish doctor who becomes involved in Amin's administration.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
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Named Person: Idi Amin; Idi Amin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Rice; Giles Foden
ISBN: 9781408263792 1408263793 9781408263808 1408263807 9781408263921 1408263920
OCLC Number: 783146650
Description: v, 56 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin readers., Level 3.
Responsibility: Giles Foden ; retold by Chris Rice.

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In a twist of fate, a Scottish doctor on a Ugandan medical mission becomes irreversibly entangled with one of the world's most barbaric figures: Idi Amin. Impressed by Dr. Garrigan's brazen attitude  Read more...

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