Rainbow's End

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Rainbow's End

A Memoir of Childhood, War and an African Farm

By Lauren St John

Scribner, Hardcover, 9780743286794, 288pp.

Publication Date: April 17, 2007

Set against the backdrop of the Rhodesian civil war, St. John's memoir of growing up on a farm and game preserve in the 1970s deftly conjures up the smells and sounds of the African bush and the era's climate of unashamed racism and feverish patriotism.