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  • A Man of the People

    From the renowned author of The African Trilogy, a political satire about an unnamed African country navigating a path between violence and corruption   As Minister for Culture, former school teacher M. A. Nanga is a man of the people, as cynical as he is charming, and a roguish opportunist. When Odili, an idealistic young teacher, visits his former instructor at the ministry, the division between them is vast. But in the eat-and-let-eat atmosphere, Odili's idealism soon collides with his lusts—and the two men's personal and political taunti...

    • ASIN: 0385086164

  • Chike and the River

    The more Chike saw the ferry-boats the more he wanted to make the trip to Asaba. But where would he get the money? He did not know. Still, he hoped.Eleven-year-old Chike longs to cross the Niger River to the city of Asaba, but he doesn’t have the sixpence he needs to pay for the ferry ride. With the help of his friend S.M.O.G., he embarks on a series of adventures to help him get there. Along the way, he is exposed to a range of new experiences that are both thrilling and terrifying, from eating his first skewer of suya under the shade of a m...

    • ASIN: 0307473864

  • Things Fall Apart

    • ASIN: 0385474547
    • Color: Other
    • Brand: Anchor

  • No Longer at Ease

    A classic story of moral struggle in an age of turbulent social change and the final book in Chinua Achebe’s The African TrilogyWhen Obi Okonkwo, grandson of Okonkwo, the main character in Things Fall Apart returns to Nigeria from England in the 1950s, his foreign education separates him from his African roots. No Longer at Ease, the third and concluding novel in Chinua Achebe’s The African Trilogy, depicts the uncertainties that beset the nation of Nigeria, as independence from colonial rule loomed near. In Obi Okonkwo’s experienc...

    • ASIN: 0385474555
    • Brand: Anchor Books

  • Home and Exile

    "A rare opportunity to glimpse a bit of the man behind the monumental novels." --Chicago TribunePowerful and deeply personal, these three essays by the great Nigerian author articulate his mission to rescue African culture from the narratives written by Europeans. Looking through the prism of his experiences as a student in English schools in Nigeria, he recalls his first encounters with European perspectives on Africa in the works of Joyce Cary and Elspeth Huxley. He examines the impact that his novel Things Fall Apart—as well as fellow N...

    • ASIN: 0385721331
    • Color: Green

  • Arrow of God

    The second novel in Chinua Achebe’s masterful African trilogy, following Things Fall Apart and preceding No Longer at Ease  When Things Fall Apart ends, colonial rule has been introduced to Umuofia, and the character of the nation, its values, freedoms, religious and socio-political foundations have substantially and irrevocably been altered. Arrow of God, the second novel in Chinua Achebe’s The African Trilogy, moves the historical narrative forward. This time, the action revolves around Ezeulu, the headstrong chief priest of the go...

    • ASIN: 0385014805

  • Study Guide: A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe (SuperSummary)

    SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 52-page guide for “A Man of the People” by Chinua Achebe includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 13 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 25 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like Corruption vs. Naivety and Intellectualism....

    • ASIN: 1097315789

  • The African Trilogy: Things Fall Apart; Arrow of God; No Longer at Ease (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

    Chinua Achebe is considered the father of modern African literature, the writer who "opened the magic casements of African fiction." The African Trilogy--comprised of Things Fall Apart, Arrow of God, and No Longer at Ease--is his magnum opus. In these masterly novels, Achebe brilliantly imagines the lives of three generations of an African community as their world is upended by the forces of colonialism from the first arrival of the British to the waning days of empire.The trilogy opens with the groundbreaking Things Fall Apart, the tale of Oko...

    • ASIN: 0143131346
    • Brand: PENGUIN

  • Summary & Study Guide A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe

    A Man of the People Study Guide consists of approx. 26 pages of summaries and analysis on The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson. This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion....

    • ASIN: B005K07KOY

  • Things Fall Apart SparkNotes Literature Guide (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

    • ASIN: 1411469682

  • The Fishermen: A Novel

    A striking debut novel about an unforgettable childhood, by a Nigerian writer the New York Times has crowned "the heir to Chinua Achebe."Told by nine-year-old Benjamin, the youngest of four brothers, THE FISHERMEN is the Cain and Abel-esque story of a childhood in Nigeria, in the small town of Akure. When their father has to travel to a distant city for work, the brothers take advantage of his absence to skip school and go fishing. At the forbidden nearby river, they meet a madman who persuades the oldest of the boys that he is destined to be k...

    • ASIN: 0316338354
    • Brand: Back Bay Books

  • Man of the People: A Life of Harry S. Truman

    Harry S. Truman is remembered today as an icon--the plain-speaking president, "Give 'em Hell Harry," the chief executive who put "The Buck Stops Here" on his desk. But Alonzo L. Hamby shows that there was more to Truman than the pugnacious fighter so prominent in popular memory. Insecure, ambitious, a man of honor, a partisan loyalist, an agrarian Jeffersonian Democrat who became a champion of big government, Truman was a complex figure who fought long and hard to triumph over his own weaknesses. In Man of the People, Hamby offers a gripping ac...

    • ASIN: 0195045467

  • Un hombre del pueblo / A Man Of The People (Spanish Edition)

    Odili, maestro de escuela en un paÁs ficticio muy parecido a la Nigeria post colonial, visita a su antiguo maestro, Chief Nanga, convertido en el todopoderoso y corrupto ministro de Cultura. La riqueza y el prestigio de Nanga seducen a la novia de Odili; para vengarse, Odili empieza a insinuarse a la prometida de Nanga, y s...

    • ASIN: 8499085865

  • Diction and Themes:: A Study of Chinua Achebe's A Man of the People and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus

    This research, "Diction and Themes: A Study of Chinua Achebe's A Man of the People and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Purple Hibiscus", is an exploration in the domain of style adopting an eclectic procedure using both linguistic and literary theories in order to broaden the horizons of the interface between language and literature. The study of diction as a style index is pivotal for an understanding and analysis of themes of literary works. This book, as an analysis of diction reveals the themes of leadership failure in Achebe's A Man of the Peop...

    • ASIN: 6202302178

  • A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe (1989-01-19)


  • The Five People You Meet in Heaven

    Mitch Albom's timeless tale, a book that readers of fine fiction and those who loved his blockbuster "Tuesdays With Morrie," will treasure is now available in a specially produced paperback edition with

    • UPC: 4454814
    • Rating: 3.785

  • A Man of the People

    A young intellectual becomes embroiled in the struggle of Nigerian

    • UPC: 461573
    • Rating: 3.25

  • When People Are Big and God Is Small : Overcoming Peer Pressure, Codependency, and the Fear of Man

    Welch uncovers the spiritual dimension of people-pleasing in what the Bible calls fear of

    • UPC: 249362
    • Rating: 4.5

  • Man of the People

    Books : A Man of the People (Heinemann African Writers Series)

    • UPC: 673064253
    • Rating: 3.25

  • Darby O'Gill And The Little People (DVD)

    Provide your family with fun and laughter on movie night with Darby O'Gill and the Little People. Set in the rolling hills of Ireland, this movie centers around a cantankerous caretaker and the magical king

    • UPC: 2595051
    • Color: YOther
    • Rating: 4.815

  • A Man of the People (Penguin Modern Classics) (Paperback)

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    • UPC: 637395407
    • Rating: 3.25

  • Man of the People : The Life of John McCain


    • UPC: 707984070
    • Rating: 3.333

  • Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People) : The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

    This magnificent, inspiring account of Dr. Paul Farmer shows how radical change can be fostered in situations that seem insurmountable, and how one person can make a difference in solving global health

    • UPC: 21852997
    • Rating: 4.309

  • Mountains Beyond Mountains (Adapted for Young People) : The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World

    From Tracy Kidder, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Truck Full of Money, and adapted by Michael French comes this captivating and critically acclaimed young adult adaptation of the nonfiction edition of Kidder's Mountains Beyond Mountains,

    • UPC: 27098506
    • Rating: 4.309

  • Modernity and Tradition in Chinua Achebe's 'Girls at War' and Ngugi Wa Thiong'o's 'A Meeting in the Dark' - eBook

    Literature Review from the year 2015 in the subject Literature - Africa, grade: A, University of Jaén, language: English, abstract: The aim of this essay is to analyse two short African stories, each of them

    • UPC: 704890633

  • A Man of the People by Achebe, Chinua

    • UPC: 273894009718
    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 3 USD

  • A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe (2016, Paperback)

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    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
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  • A Man of the People (ExLib) by Achebe, Chinua

    • UPC: 303174907070
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 4 USD

  • A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe (2016, Paperback)

    • UPC: 153073991951
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 4 USD

  • Vintage PB 'A Man of the People' 1st Anchor Book Ed by Chinua Achebe

    • UPC: 254102888687
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 10 USD

  • Morning Yet On Creation Day / A Man Of The People by Chinua Achebe Vintage PB

    • UPC: 163721649649
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 34 USD

  • A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe (2016, Paperback)

    • UPC: 132986577064
    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 12 USD

  • A Man of the People (Penguin Modern Classics) by Achebe, Chinua Paperback Book

    • UPC: 392317560476
    • Category: Fiction & Literature
    • Price: 6 USD

  • A Man of the People by Achebe, Chinua

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
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  • A Man of the People by Chinua Achebe 1st Anchor Paperback 1967

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    • Category: Fiction & Literature
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