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Black gold of the sun : searching for home in Africa and beyond

Author: Ekow Eshun
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A memoir recalls the author's journey to Ghana in search of his roots, reflecting on the physical, historical, and emotional aspects of his odyssey; his racially charged youth; and long-hidden secrets about his heritage.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Named Person: Ekow Eshun; Ekow Eshun; Ekow Eshun
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ekow Eshun
ISBN: 0375424180 9780375424182
OCLC Number: 61479671
Notes: Originally published: London ; New York : Hamish Hamilton, 2005.
Description: viii, 229 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ekow Eshun ; illustrations by Chris Ofili.
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A memoir recalls the author's journey to Ghana in search of his roots, reflecting on the physical, historical, and emotional aspects of his odyssey; his racially charged youth; and long-hidden secrets about his heritage.

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