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The blind kingdom

Author: Véronique Tadjo; Janis Alene Mayes
Publisher: Banbury, Oxfordshire, U.K. : Ayebia Clarke, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This multi-layered narrative comprises a series of interwoven short stories and poetic texts which can be read within continental Africa, the African Diaspora and beyond. Veronique Tadjo imagines an African society on the brink of total collapse, yet there is no doubt that the story resonates in unsettling ways with recent political and social unrest in Cote d'Ivoire."--BOOK JACKET.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Allegories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Véronique Tadjo; Janis Alene Mayes
ISBN: 9780955507915 095550791X
OCLC Number: 191890938
Description: 106 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Royaume aveugle.
Responsibility: Véronique Tadjo ; translated from the French by Janis A. Mayes.

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"This multi-layered narrative comprises a series of interwoven short stories and poetic texts which can be read within continental Africa, the African Diaspora and beyond. Veronique Tadjo imagines an African society on the brink of total collapse, yet there is no doubt that the story resonates in unsettling ways with recent political and social unrest in Cote d'Ivoire."--BOOK JACKET.

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