skip to content
Onitsha Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Onitsha

Author: J -M G Le Clézio; Alison Anderson
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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.
More information:

Abstract:

Presents an account and indictment of colonialism.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"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...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/35049672> # Onitsha
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35049672#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Onitsha.
    library:oclcnum "35049672" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nbu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Place/lincoln> ; # Lincoln
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Topic/african_colonies> ; # African colonies
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148216> ; # World politics
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/843.914/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> ; # World politics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Event/1945_1960> ; # 1945 - 1960
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069781> ; # Political science
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> ; # Africa.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Place/africa> ; # Africa
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Topic/diplomatic_relations> ; # Diplomatic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Place/great_britain_africa> ; # Great Britain--Africa
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/28786316> ; # Alison Anderson
    schema:copyrightYear "1997" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/101808164> ; # Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
    schema:datePublished "1997" ;
    schema:description "A long voyage -- Onitsha -- Aro Chuku -- Far from Onitsha."@en ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/33487565> ; # Onitsha.
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/629767336> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606150043> ;
    schema:name "Onitsha"@en ;
    schema:productID "35049672" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35049672#PublicationEvent/lincoln_university_of_nebraska_press_1997> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Agent/university_of_nebraska_press> ; # University of Nebraska Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780803279667> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780803229150> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/35049672> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Agent/university_of_nebraska_press> # University of Nebraska Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of Nebraska Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Place/great_britain_africa> # Great Britain--Africa
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain--Africa" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Topic/african_colonies> # African colonies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African colonies"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33487565#Topic/diplomatic_relations> # Diplomatic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Diplomatic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148216> # World politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World politics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1069781> # Political science
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political science"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1181381> # World politics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World politics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> # Africa.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Africa." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101808164> # Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1940" ;
    schema:familyName "Le Clézio" ;
    schema:givenName "Jean-Marie Gustave" ;
    schema:givenName "J.-M. G." ;
    schema:name "Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/28786316> # Alison Anderson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Anderson" ;
    schema:givenName "Alison" ;
    schema:name "Alison Anderson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/33487565> # Onitsha.
    schema:name "Onitsha." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780803229150>
    a pto:Acid-free_paper, schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "cl : alk. paper" ;
    schema:isbn "0803229151" ;
    schema:isbn "9780803229150" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606150043>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Onitsha." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/35049672> ; # Onitsha
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/629767336>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Onitsha." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/35049672> ; # Onitsha
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.