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Author: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2015] ©1965
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Explores life in the mountains of Kenya during the early days of white settlement. Faced with a choice between an alluring new religion and their own ancestral customs, the Gikuyu people are torn between those who fear the unknown and those who see beyond it.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
ISBN: 9780143107491 0143107496
OCLC Number: 881869815
Description: xviii, 148 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Ngugi wa Thiong'o ; introduction by Uzodinma Iweala.

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Explores life in the mountains of Kenya during the early days of white settlement. Faced with a choice between an alluring new religion and their own ancestral customs, the Gikuyu people are torn between those who fear the unknown and those who see beyond it.
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"One of the greatest writers of our time." --Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, The Guardian "His novels . . . have been deservedly canonized by the iconic [Penguin Classics] series." --The Wall Street Read more...

 
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