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Author: Cyprian Ekwensi
Publisher: London, Heinemann Educational, 1971.
Series: African writers series, 84.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Wilson, Iyari, the leader of the Nigerian movement for African and Malagasy Solidarity, commands the respect of the masses. With the leaders of African thought, his name has significance. But inside his home he has no authority. He is disregarded, then deserted by his own wife. While he pursues his desire for African and Malagasy solidarity, his home life is crumbling and he cannot concentrate on running his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ekwensi, Cyprian.
Beautiful feathers.
London, Heinemann Educational, 1971
(OCoLC)654434868
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyprian Ekwensi
ISBN: 0435900846 9780435900847
OCLC Number: 235585
Description: 160 pages 19 cm.
Series Title: African writers series, 84.

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"Wilson, Iyari, the leader of the Nigerian movement for African and Malagasy Solidarity, commands the respect of the masses. With the leaders of African thought, his name has significance. But inside his home he has no authority. He is disregarded, then deserted by his own wife. While he pursues his desire for African and Malagasy solidarity, his home life is crumbling and he cannot concentrate on running his business The Independence Pharmacy. Wilson does not come to terms with himself until he discovers that the unity is a complex of the judicious and proper, the overlooked and forgotten, the tolerated and rejected"--Back cover.

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