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Half of a yellow sun

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie; Robin Miles
Publisher: [Prince Frederick] : Recorded Books, [2008].
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : English : [Unabridged]View all editions and formats
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. Adichie's brilliant historical novel follows the fortunes of five characters living through the tumultuous 1960s--a time when the Biafran-Nigerian War raged in southern Africa. "It's a searing history lesson in fictional form, intensely evocative and immensely absorbing."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Downloadable audio books
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie; Robin Miles
ISBN: 9781449813833 1449813836
OCLC Number: 927141566
Performer(s): Read by Robin Miles.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 19 min., 10 sec.)) : digital
Responsibility: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. Adichie's brilliant historical novel follows the fortunes of five characters living through the tumultuous 1960s--a time when the Biafran-Nigerian War raged in southern Africa. "It's a searing history lesson in fictional form, intensely evocative and immensely absorbing."--Publishers Weekly, starred review

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