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African writers

Author: Brian Cox
Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons ; London : Simon & Schuster Prentice Hall International, ©1997.
Series: Gale virtual reference library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains essays on African writers from seventeen countries writing in English, French, Portuguese, Arabic, and indigenous languages. Subjects span the late nineteenth century to the present.
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African writers.
New York : Charles Scribner's Sons ; London : Simon & Schuster Prentice Hall International, ©1997
(DLC) 96016128
(OCoLC)34598036
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Cox
ISBN: 9780684316697 0684316692
OCLC Number: 496521406
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxxxi, 936 pages)).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: vol. 1. Peter Abrahams --
Chinua Achebe --
Ama Ata Aidoo --
Ayi Kwei Armah --
Kofi Awoonor --
Mariama Ba --
Mongo Beti --
Andre Brink --
Dennis Brutus --
Roy Campbell --
Albert Camus --
John Pepper Clark --
J.M. Coetzee --
Mia Couto --
Mohammed Dib --
Obi Egbuna --
Cyprian Ekwensi --
Buchi Emecheta --
Nuruddin Farah --
Athol Fugard --
Nadine Gordimer --
Tawfiq al-Hakim --
Bessie Head --
Luis Bernardo Honwana --
Christopher Hope --Yusuf Idris --
Festus Iyayi --
Dan Jacobson --
Kateb Yacine --
Alex La Guma --
Camara Laye --
Doris Lessing --
vol. 2. Najib Mahfuz --
Albert Memmi --
Thomas Mokopu Mofolo --
Es'kia Mphahlele --
Meja Mwangi --
Agostinho Neto --
Ngugi wa Thiong'o --
Tanure Ojaide --
Gabriel Okara --
Christopher Okigbo --
Ben Okri --
Kole Omotoso --
Femi Osofisan --
Niyi Osundare --
Ferdinand Oyono --
Alan Paton --
Okot p'Bitek --
Pepetela --William Plomer --
Ola Rotimi --
Nawal al-Saadawi --
al-Tayyib Salih --
Olive Schreiner --
Sembene Ousmane --
Leopold Sedar Senghor --
Abu al-Qasim al-Shabbi --
Bode Sowande --
Wole Soyinka --
Efua Theodora Sutherland --
Taha Husayn --
Amos Tutuola --
Laurens van der Post --
Jose Luandino Vieira.
Series Title: Gale virtual reference library.
Responsibility: C. Brian Cox, editor.

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Contains essays on African writers from seventeen countries writing in English, French, Portuguese, Arabic, and indigenous languages. Subjects span the late nineteenth century to the present.

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