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Africa in literature for children and young adults : an annotated bibliography of english language books

Author: Meena Khorana
Publisher: New-York ; London : Greenwood Press, 1995.
Series: Bibliographies and indexes in world literature, 46; Bibliographies and indexes in world literature., 46.
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This bibliography covers nearly 700 books for children and young adults, set in Africa that have been written in English by both African and Western authors, and published between 1873 and 1994. The  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meena Khorana
ISBN: 0313254885 9780313254888
OCLC Number: 708399892
Description: xlix, 313 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface Introduction General Books Traditional Literature Fiction Biography Informational Books North Africa Traditional Literature Fiction Biography Informational Books West Africa Traditional Literature Fiction Poetry Drama Biography and Autobiography Informational Books East Africa Traditional Literature Fiction Poetry Drama Biography and Autobiography Informational Books Central Africa Traditional Literature Fiction Biography Informational Books Southern Africa Traditional Literature Fiction Poetry Drama Biography and Autobiography Informational Books Appendix: List of Distributors Author Index Illustrator Index Title Index Subject Index
Series Title: Bibliographies and indexes in world literature, 46; Bibliographies and indexes in world literature., 46.
Responsibility: Meena Khorana.

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