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Things fall apart / Chinua Achebe.

By: Achebe, Chinua.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1994Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed.Description: 209 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0385474547 (pbk.); 9780385474542 (pbk.).Subject(s): Igbo (African people) -- Fiction | British -- Nigeria -- Fiction | Men -- Nigeria -- Fiction | Race relations -- Fiction | Nigeria -- FictionOnline resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information | Sample text Summary: First published in 1958, this novel tells the story of Okonkwo, the leader of an Igbo (Ibo) community who is banished for accidentally killing a clansman. The novel covers the seven years of his exile to his return, providing an inside view of the intrusion of white missionaries and colonial government into tribal Igbo society in the 1890s.
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PR 9387.9 .A3 T5 1994 (Browse shelf) Available 30092101106293
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First published in 1958, this novel tells the story of Okonkwo, the leader of an Igbo (Ibo) community who is banished for accidentally killing a clansman. The novel covers the seven years of his exile to his return, providing an inside view of the intrusion of white missionaries and colonial government into tribal Igbo society in the 1890s.

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