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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

Label
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 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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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326856
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achebe, Chinua
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A3
LC item number
Z46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achebe, Chinua
  • Authors, Nigerian
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
essays
Label
The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-172)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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 -- Spelling our proper name -- My daughters -- Recognitions -- Africa's tarnished name -- Politics and politicians of language -- African literature as restoration of celebration -- Teaching Things fall apart -- Martin Luther King and Africa -- The University and the leadership factor in Nigerian politics -- Stanley Diamond -- Africa is people
Control code
299707556
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 172 pages
Isbn
9780307272553
Lccn
2009017480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The education of a British-protected child : essays, Chinua Achebe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-172)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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 -- Spelling our proper name -- My daughters -- Recognitions -- Africa's tarnished name -- Politics and politicians of language -- African literature as restoration of celebration -- Teaching Things fall apart -- Martin Luther King and Africa -- The University and the leadership factor in Nigerian politics -- Stanley Diamond -- Africa is people
Control code
299707556
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 172 pages
Isbn
9780307272553
Lccn
2009017480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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