'We are Progress and the New Age. Nothing can stand in our way.' When Oxford-educated Emperor Seth succeeds to the throne of the African state of Azania, he has a tough job on his hands.
His subjects are ill-informed and unruly, and corruption, double-dealing and bloodshed are rife.
However, with the aid if Minister of Modernization Basil Seal, Seth plans to introduce his people to the civilized ways of the west - but will it be as simple as that?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages, 9 drawings
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 29/06/2000
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780141183985