The Seeds of Fiction : Graham Greene's Adventures in Haiti and Central America, 1954 - 1983 Hardback
*This major new biography finally and fully illuminates a pivotal episode in Greene's life and career in the kind of detail that will sate any fans of Graham Greene's work, but also provides a fascinating glimpse into a writer's life, making it an essential purchase for fans of literary biography.
Including extensive new archive material on Greene and exclusive, never-before-seen photographs of Greene on his travels, this books tells the story of how a series of extraordinary and often hair-raising journeys gave one of the greatest novelists of the 20th century new inspiration in his writing.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 300 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Peter Owen Publishers
- Publication Date: 01/09/2012
- Category: Biography: literary
- ISBN: 9780720614886
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Review by kaulsu
Fascinating whirlwind tour of Haiti and Latin America and of their dictators, both evil and benevolent. Written by a New Zelander primarily about a Britisher and his (their) experiences in countries which happen to be in opposition to Anerican policies adds to freshness of the topic. Now to read Pico Iyer's book on Greene and then some Greene, himself.