"Originally published as a series of nine comics by Fantagraphics Books"--Title page verso.
Previous edition: 2001.
A graphic novel of the Arab-Israeli conflict in Palestine. The Special Edition includes an introduction by the late Edward Said and a host of unique material never before published (including many of Sacco's original background notes, sketches, photographic reference, and much more). The book also includes a new, introductory interview with Sacco about the making of the book as well as a new cover and design.