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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.
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011930
Cataloging source
DLC
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Achebe, Chinua
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A3
LC item number
T5 1994
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890
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Igbo (African people)
  • British
  • Men
  • Race relations
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
Things fall apart, Chinua Achebe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from Goodreads
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
403247
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780385474542
Lccn
94013429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30111784
  • (OCoLC)30111784
Label
Things fall apart, Chinua Achebe
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from Goodreads
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
403247
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780385474542
Lccn
94013429
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm30111784
  • (OCoLC)30111784

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