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Ekwensi, Cyprian

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Works: 116 works in 845 publications in 13 languages and 9,013 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ4.E349, 823
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Publications about Cyprian Ekwensi
Publications by Cyprian Ekwensi
Publications by Cyprian Ekwensi, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Cyprian Ekwensi
Burning grass; a story of the Fulani of Northern Nigeria by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
106 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
When the grass is burnt on the plains of northern Nigeria, the Fulani cattlemen move to the Niger, and Mai Sunsaye is afflicted with "wandering sickness."
People of the city by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
90 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 980 libraries worldwide
Crime reporter in a West African city finds that what he can accomplish for his country is more important than personal pleasure
Jagua Nana by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
97 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 10 languages and held by 947 libraries worldwide
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Lokotown and other stories by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
47 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 libraries worldwide
Beautiful feathers by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
39 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 573 libraries worldwide
"Wilson, Iyari, the leader of the Nigerian movement for African and Malagasy Solidarity, commands the respect of the masses. With the leaders of African thought, his name has significance. But inside his home he has no authority. He is disregarded, then deserted by his own wife. While he pursues his desire for African and Malagasy solidarity, his home life is crumbling and he cannot concentrate on running his business The Independence Pharmacy. Wilson does not come to terms with himself until he discovers that the unity is a complex of the judicious and proper, the overlooked and forgotten, the tolerated and rejected"--Back cover
Survive the peace by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and German and held by 415 libraries worldwide
James Odugo indser hurtig, at det kræver mere mod og overvejelse at overleve freden end selve Biafran krigen
Restless city and Christmas gold, with other stories by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
19 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
An African night's entertainment; a tale of vengeance by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
37 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The drummer boy by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
37 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
A talented blind drummer boy and singer moves from place to place entertaining people with his performance. But deep down, there is an undisclosed unhappiness. Why is Akin unhappy? Who, among his friends and associates, can he trust in his search for true happiness?
The passport of Mallam Ilia by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
31 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Iska by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
23 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Trouble in Form Six by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Jagua Nana's daughter : a sequel to Jagua Nana by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
The rainmaker and other stories by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
17 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Divided we stand : a novel of the Nigerian Civil War by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Juju Rock by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Rikku answers an advertisement which leads him into a search for a lost gold mine
Motherless baby by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The boa suitor by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1995 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Festac anthology of Nigerian new writing by Festival mondial des arts négro-africains( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Masquerade time by Cyprian Ekwensi( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Andy, an Afro-American boy living in Nigeria, and his friend Ihanyi, attend Akataka, a masquerade parade for grown-ups
 
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Alternative Names
Cyprian Ekwensi nigerianischer Schriftsteller
Cyprian Ekwensi nigeriansk författare
Cyprian Ekwensi nigeriansk skribent
Cyprian Ekwensi schrijver uit Nigeria (1921-2007)
Cyprian Ekwensi scrittore nigeriano
Cyprian Ewensi
Ėkvensi, Kiprian 1921-2007
Ėkvensi, Siprian 1921-2007
Ekwensi, C
Ekwensi, Cyprian O.
Ekwensi, Cyprian O. 1921-2007
Ekwensi Cyprian O. D. 1921-
Ekwensi, Cyprian O. D. 1921-2007
Ekwensi, Cyprian Odiatu Duaka 1921-2007
Эквензи, Сиприан
시프리안 에크웬시
イクエンシ, シプリアン
シプリアン・エクウェンシ
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