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Published by Bayreuth University, Global in Bayreuth, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa, East

Subjects:

  • African fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • Politics in literature.,
  • Africa, East -- In literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-176) and index.

StatementTirop Peter Simatei.
SeriesBayreuth African studies series ;, 55
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL8014.E22 S56 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3758504M
ISBN 10392751070X
LC Control Number2003458240
OCLC/WorldCa46811652

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