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Ngugi wa Thiong'o

Author: Patrick Williams
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 1998, ©1999.
Series: Contemporary world writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Patrick William's lucid analysis offers the most up-to-date study of Ngugi's writing, including his most rcent collection of essays. Ngugi is one of the most important novelists on the contemporary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Williams, Patrick, 1951-
Ngugi wa Thiong'o.
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 1998, ©1999
(OCoLC)607447961
Named Person: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Ngũgı̃ wa Thiong'o; Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Ngugi wa Thiong'o; Ngugi wa Thiong'o; Ngugi wa Thiong'o.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Williams
ISBN: 0719047307 9780719047305 0719047315 9780719047312
OCLC Number: 41338637
Description: xiv, 206 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Chronology --
Contexts and intertexts --
Constructing the community: narrating the nation --
The River between --
Weep not, child --
A Grain of wheat --
The struggle betrayed --
Petals of blood --
Devil on the cross --
Matigari --
Essays --
Critical overview and conclusion.
Series Title: Contemporary world writers.
Responsibility: Patrick Williams.

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