Anthills of the Savannah
_First Witness-Christopher Oriko_
'YOU'RE WASTING EVERYBODY'S TIME, Mr. Commissioner for Information. I will
not go to Abazon. Finish! _Kabisa!_ Any other business?'
'As Your Excellency wishes. But
MANY THANKS to my literary agent, Jay Garon, who discovered my first novel five years ago and
peddled it aroundNew Yorkuntil someone said yes.
Many thanks to David Gernert, my editor, who's also a friend and a fellow baseball purist; and to Steve
Mr. Jones, of the Manor Farm, had locked the hen-houses for the night, but
was too drunk to remember to shut the popholes. With the ring of light from
his lantern dancing from side to side, he lurched across the yard, kick