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Author: Nuruddin Farah
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub., ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
On her return to Somalia from America, Sholoongo informs her childhood friend, Kalaman, she wants a child by him. As he considers her proposal, Kalaman receives chilling news, Sholoongo was in America to perfect her skills as a witch.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 1559704276 9781559704274
OCLC Number: 38379594
Awards: Neustadt International Prize for Literature, 1998
Description: 298 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Nuruddin Farah.

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Africa's culture and ideology are illuminated in a novel set against the background of Somalia's civil war.  Read more...

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