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The Resource The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe

The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe

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The education of a British-protected child : essays
Title
The education of a British-protected child
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
Chinua Achebe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A latest volume of autobiographical essays by the Man Booker International Prize-winning author of Things Fall Apart includes such pieces as "African-American Visitations," "What Is Nigeria to Me?" and "Politics of the Politicians of Language." A volume of seventeen essays explores various aspects of the author's life, including his childhood in colonial Nigeria, encounters with the African-American diaspora, his family life, and the symbolism of Barack Obama's election
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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326856
Cataloging source
DLC
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Achebe, Chinua
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Achebe, Chinua
  • Authors, Nigerian
  • Nigeria
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essays
Label
The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
The education of a British-protected child -- The sweet aroma of Zik's kitchen -- My dad and me -- What is Nigeria to me? -- Traveling white -- African American visitations -- My daughters -- Recognitions -- Africa's tarnished name -- Politics and politicians of language -- African literature as celebration -- Teaching Things fall apart -- Martin Luther King -- The leadership factor -- Stanley Diamond -- Spelling our proper name -- Africa is people
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 172 pages
Isbn
9780307272553
Lccn
2009017480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299707556
  • ocn299707556
  • OCoLC
Label
The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The education of a British-protected child -- The sweet aroma of Zik's kitchen -- My dad and me -- What is Nigeria to me? -- Traveling white -- African American visitations -- My daughters -- Recognitions -- Africa's tarnished name -- Politics and politicians of language -- African literature as celebration -- Teaching Things fall apart -- Martin Luther King -- The leadership factor -- Stanley Diamond -- Spelling our proper name -- Africa is people
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 172 pages
Isbn
9780307272553
Lccn
2009017480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299707556
  • ocn299707556
  • OCoLC

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