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Things Fall Apart (1958) [Novel]
by Chinua Achebe Rating: Weighted - 6.9 / Average - 6.9 of 10 (31 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Okonkwo, driven by blinding ambition, finally overcomes his father's legacy of shame. Or does he? In the Ibo village of Umuofia at a time when the tribe is intact, the gods are respected, and planting yams is a man's principal responsibility, Achebe tells, above all, a man's story. Like Okonkwo's life, it is clean, hard and beautiful, but finally painful when the orderly, peaceful village life comes crashing into Christianity.

Original title: Things Fall Apart
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalAfrica
FictionGeneral Fiction

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Things Fall Apart (1959)
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Language: English

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