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Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart: A Casebook

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Chinua Achebe is Africa's most prominent writer, and Things Fall Apart (1958) is the most renowned and widely-read African novel in the global literary canon. Translated into close to sixty languages, Things Fall Apart is the novel that inaugurated the long and continuing tradition of postcolonial inquiry into the problematic relations between the West and the countries of ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published May 1st 2003 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Amy Dent
I really enjoyed the book "Things Fall Apart." I'm not much of a reader but this book has really caught my attention. I enjoyed the book because it always had a little twist at the end. I would reccomend this book to anyone to read. It has taught me the importance of strength and loyalty.
Alisha Hall
I have never read this and I am just now realizing this isn't the real book. I will start here anyway and see where it takes me.
I have never been required to read this book however, it has oome up more than once in the last few months so that is a sign that I need to indulge.....................
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I had to reed it for school so my opinion should not really count of it.
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Read by accident - now on to the real book.
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Nigerian novelist and critic, born in Abraka in midwestern Nigeria, educated at the University of Ibadan and the University of Denver, Colorado.

He has taught at the State University of New York at Buffalo (1974-76), University of Ibadan (1976-90), Harvard University (1990-91), and Binghamton University (since 1991). In 1992 he was appointed Professor of Afro-American and African Studies at Bingham
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