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Borderline movements in African fiction

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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • African fiction (English) -- History and criticism,
    • African fiction (French) -- History and criticism,
    • Postcolonialism in literature,
    • Postcolonialism -- Africa,
    • Africa -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementLokangaka Losambe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9344 .L67 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3404363M
      ISBN 101592213618, 1592213626
      LC Control Number2005019724

        All of his books draw on personal experiences and historical events. Joe has been judged “One of the 50 Authors You Should Be Reading” and has received 3 Gold Medals and 2 Silver Medals from the Military Writers Society of America, and The Tony Hillerman Award for Best Fiction Book of the Year in and


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