Ivory from Paradise

Ivory from Paradise

By David Schmahmann

Academy Chicago Publishers, Hardcover, 9780897336123, 347pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2011

Description
A Jewish family of South African expatriates is torn by emotional conflicts and a battle over possessions, revealing their illusions about the past and the realities of life in South Africa post Nelson Mandela.


About the Author
Schmahmann was born in Durban, South Africa. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and the Cornell Law School and has studied in India and Israel and worked in Burma. He practices law in Boston.