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A Man of the People Paperback – 30 Jan 2002

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ISBN-13: 978-0141186894 ISBN-10: 0141186895 Edition: 1st

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  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd; 1 edition (30 January 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0141186895
  • ISBN-13: 978-0141186894
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 0.9 x 19.8 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 141 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

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'A bitter yet funny satire... probably the best book to come out of West Africa.' Anthony Burgess "The Founding Father of the African novel in English" - The Guardian

About the Author

Born in 1930, Nigerian novelist and poet Chinua Achebe is probably black Africa's most widely read novelist. His first work, Things Fall Apart, is regarded as a classic of world literature and has been translated into 40 languages.

Introducer Biography-

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie grew up in Nigeria and now lives in the United States. She is the author of Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sunand The Thing Around Your Neck.

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