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In Bikole : eight modern stories about life in a West African village

Author: Tom Gilroy; Monica Vachula
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Short stories revealing various aspects of life among the Serers in the West African village of Bikole.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Gilroy; Monica Vachula
ISBN: 0394837223 9780394837222 0394937228 9780394937229
OCLC Number: 4192123
Description: ix, 83 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: How it came to be --
The family --
New shoes for Omar --
The wrestling match --
The storm --
The marriage --
Sinklay and the snake --
The bird --
Drought.
Responsibility: by Tom Gilroy ; with drawings by Monica Vachula.

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Short stories revealing various aspects of life among the Serers in the West African village of Bikole.

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