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The Strange Man

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The Strange Man is the story of old Mensa, a respected member of a village community in Ghana. A vivid description of his boyhood has many high points of which the catching of a he-goat is the most memorable. Always in trouble, Mensa is sent away to school. Such is the viciousness and corruption at these schools, that Mensa leaves with little regret,
Hardcover, 279 pages
Published January 1st 1968 by Heinemann Educational Books (first published May 1967)
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Entretenida crítica de la sociedad ghanesa de los años 60 y 70. En su mayor parte narra la historia de una especie de "Oliver Twist" ghanés, especialmente los episodios con los malvados profesores y envidiosos alumnos.
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