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Things fall apart, Chinua Achebe

Label
Things fall apart
Title
Things fall apart
Statement of responsibility
Chinua Achebe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1958, this novel tells the story of Okonkwo, the leader of an Igbo (Ibo) community who is banished for accidentally killing a clansman. The novel covers the seven years of his exile to his return, providing an inside view of the intrusion of white missionaries and colonial government into tribal Igbo society in the 1890s
Summary
Traces the growing friction between village leaders and Europeans determined to save the heathen souls of Africa. But its hero, a noble man who is driven by destructive forces, speaks a universal tongue
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
011930
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A3
LC item number
T5 1994
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Things fall apart, Chinua Achebe
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
403247
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780385474542
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94013429
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30111784
  • (OCoLC)30111784
Label
Things fall apart, Chinua Achebe
Link
Publication
Control code
403247
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780385474542
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94013429
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30111784
  • (OCoLC)30111784

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