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Onitsha

Author: J -M G Le Clézio; Alison Anderson
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel on white colonialism in Africa through the eyes of Fintan, a 12-year-old boy who joins his parents in Nigeria. He meets an African boy his age and participates in the world of the Africans, contrasting it with the world of the whites.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Le Clézio, J.-M.G. (Jean-Marie Gustave), 1940-
Onitsha.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)606150043
Online version:
Le Clézio, J.-M.G. (Jean-Marie Gustave), 1940-
Onitsha.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)629767336
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J -M G Le Clézio; Alison Anderson
ISBN: 0803229151 9780803229150 0803279663 9780803279667
OCLC Number: 35049672
Description: 206 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A long voyage --
Onitsha --
Aro Chuku --
Far from Onitsha.
Other Titles: Onitsha.
Responsibility: J.M.G. Le Clézio ; translated by Alison Anderson.
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"Le Clezio is an intensely atmospheric, nearly hallucinatory writer, and in his riveting and eviscerating short stories, dreams turn inexorably into nightmares."--Booklist Mentioned in The New York Read more...

 
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