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Armah, Ayi Kwei 1939-

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Works: 114 works in 377 publications in 8 languages and 8,323 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Political fiction 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PR9379.9.A7, 823
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The beautyful ones are not yet born; a novel by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
80 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,740 libraries worldwide
This novel is a treatment of the theme of corruption wrought by poverty. It is the story of an upright man resisting the temptations of easy bribes and easy satisfactions and winning for his honesty nothing but scorn even from those he loves
Fragments by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
36 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 922 libraries worldwide
A member of the African elite groping his way out of the background of slavery and colonialism, Baako sees his education as preparation for the lifework of a socially innovative artist. His family, more pragmatic, expects an elite resume to convert into power and wealth in the real world here and now. Unable to harmonize contervailing needs with wider social aspirations, both family and individual drift toward confrontation and inexorable loss
Two thousand seasons by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
34 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 581 libraries worldwide
Why are we so blest? : a novel by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 libraries worldwide
The healers : an historical novel by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
25 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 365 libraries worldwide
KMT : in the house of life : an epistemic novel by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Osiris rising : a novel of Africa past, present, and future by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
This novel is structured after Africa's oldest narrative, the Isis-Osiris myth cycle. Traveling to Africa on a search for lifework and love, Ast, an African American scholar, gets immersed in history as living continuity. In a pillaged society where slaveraiders' heirs masquerade as aid donors, and colonies are disguised as nations, Ast still finds her home in a quiet community working to bring the continent's people together. The love of friends focused on the making of an African future absorbs her pained consciousness of a world dstroyed
Die Schönen sind noch nicht geboren : Roman by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Belletristik : Ghana ; soziale Gerechtigkeit - Unabhängigkeit
l'Age d'or n'est pas pour demain : roman by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in French and English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Forced labor in the gold and copper mines : a history of Congo under Belgian rule, 1910-1945 by Jules Marchal( Book )
in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Wema hawajazaliwa by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in Swahili and held by 28 libraries worldwide
De tijd is nog niet rijp : roman by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in Dutch and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Een Ghanese spoorwegbeambte strijdt tegen de corruptie in zijn land
Hieroglyphics for babies = Les hiéroglyphes dès le berceau by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Die Schönen sind noch nicht geboren by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Remembering the dismembered continent : seedtime essays by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Saundaryo haju janmyan nathi by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Gujarati and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Classic novel by a Ghanian writer about a nameless railway worker who struggles to reconcile himself with the corrupt reality of post-independence Ghana
Educate or perish by Joseph Ki-Zerbo( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
De ännu inte födda by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Africa and the francophone dream by Ayi Kwei Armah( Article )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Yang indah belum menjelma lagi by Ayi Kwei Armah( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in Malay and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Armah, Ayi K. 1939-
Armah, George Arey, 1939-
Armah, George Aryee-Quaye, 1939-
Armah, Georges Aryee-Quaye.
Armah Georges Aryee-Quaye 1939-....
Ayi-Kwei-Armah.
Ayi-Kwei-Armah, 1939-
Kwei Armah, Ayi, 1939-
Languages
English (247)
Swahili (10)
German (6)
Gujarati (4)
French (3)
Swedish (2)
Malay (1)
Dutch (1)
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