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The beautyful ones are not yet born; a novel.

Author: Ayi Kwei Armah
Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel is a treatment of the theme of corruption wrought by poverty. It is the story of an upright man resisting the temptations of easy bribes and easy satisfactions and winning for his honesty nothing but scorn even from those he loves.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Armah, Ayi Kwei, 1939-
Beautyful ones are not yet born.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1968
(OCoLC)568693892
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ayi Kwei Armah
OCLC Number: 441255
Description: 215 pages 22 cm

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This novel is a treatment of the theme of corruption wrought by poverty. It is the story of an upright man resisting the temptations of easy bribes and easy satisfactions and winning for his honesty nothing but scorn even from those he loves.

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