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Anthills of the Savannah

Author: Chinua Achebe
Publisher: London : Heinemann, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chris, Ikem and Beatrice are three like-minded friends working under the military regime of His Excellency, the Sandhurst-educated President of Kangan. In the pressurized atmosphere of oppression and intimidation they are simply trying to live and love - and remain friends. But in a world where each day brings a new betrayal, hope is hard to cling on to.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Achebe, Chinua.
Anthills of the Savannah.
London : Heinemann, 1987
(OCoLC)567942533
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chinua Achebe
ISBN: 0434006041 9780434006045
OCLC Number: 17551779
Notes: LC copy has dust jacket.
Source: Copyright deposit, Nov. 24, 1987.
Awards: Man Booker Prize, 1987, shortlist
Description: 233 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Chinua Achebe.

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Chris, Ikem and Beatrice are three like-minded friends working under the military regime of His Excellency, the Sandhurst-educated President of Kangan. In the pressurized atmosphere of oppression and intimidation they are simply trying to live and love - and remain friends. But in a world where each day brings a new betrayal, hope is hard to cling on to.

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