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can anyone guess about how much of this takes place in Africa?

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Lindsay J. as much that is relevant to the story.
Pat H Less than 25% takes place in Africa
Jan The book begins with her as a child in Africa and it ends with her returning to Sierra Leone. Everything in between is her life in America and then Nova Scotia followed by time in London. I was fascinated by the entire book and found it to be similar to, but exceeding in power to the Roots story. I was given the book by the woman in the condo next door while on vacation in San Jose del Cabo, MX and could not put it down. This male author did an extraordinary task, recounting the life of a black woman in slavery; and he did it masterfully.
Sarah Morissette Just enough to inform the story.
Reiko Graham Not much - mostly US.
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