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The devil that danced on water : a daughter's memoir

Author: Aminatta Forna
Publisher: Netley, Australia : Flamingo, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An intimate and moving portrait of a family combined with an account of the events which swept through Africa in the post-independence period.

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Named Person: Aminatta Forna
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aminatta Forna
ISBN: 0007146655 9780007146659
OCLC Number: 223320696
Awards: Short-listed for BBC Four Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2003
Short-listed for Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2003
Description: 403 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Aminatta Forna.

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'This is a book of quite extraordinary power and beauty. Aminatta Forna has excavated not only her memory but the hidden recesses of the heart.' Fergal Keane 'An extraordinary and gripping Read more...

 
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