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Half of a yellow sun

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publisher: London : 4th Estate, 2019.
Series: 4th Estate matchbook classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A heartbreaking, exquisitely written masterpiece. One of the ten books - novels, memoirs and one very unusual biography - that make up our Matchbook Classics' series, a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
ISBN: 9780008329662 0008329664
OCLC Number: 1085135295
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Series Title: 4th Estate matchbook classics
Responsibility: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

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'Vividly written, thrumming with life...a remarkable novel. In its compassionate intelligence as in its capacity for intimate portraiture, this novel is a worthy successor to such twentieth-century Read more...

 
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The Complexity of Civil War

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2019-04-16) Excellent Permalink

  Chimamanda Adichie gives a compelling account of death and survival during Nigeria's Biafran War. The story centers on the beautiful and privileged Olanna, but it also follows the stories of others, such as the lower class houseboy Ugwu and an expat Brit, Richard. The book skillfully weaves...
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