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Dance of the Jakaranda

Author: Peter Kimani; J E Sibi-Okumu; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2017.
Series: Griot audio.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Set in the shadow of Kenya's independence from Great Britain, this story reimagines the special circumstances that brought black, brown, and white men together to lay the railroad that heralded the birth of the nation.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Kimani; J E Sibi-Okumu; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781501942198 1501942190
OCLC Number: 973889459
Notes: Title from container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Performer(s): Narrated by John Sibi-Okumu.
Description: 13 audio discs (13 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Griot audio.
Responsibility: Peter Kimani.

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Set in the shadow of Kenya's independence from Great Britain, this story reimagines the special circumstances that brought black, brown, and white men together to lay the railroad that heralded the birth of the nation.

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