Xala by Sembene Ousmane
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By Sembene Ousmane


A Novel

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Format: Paperback

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Xala by Sembene Ousmane

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This work is a biting satire about the downfall of a businessman-polygamist who assumes the role of the colonialist in French-speaking Africa.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781556520709
ISBN-10: 1556520700
Format: Paperback
(215mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Pages: 104
Imprint: Chicago Review Press
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
Publish Date: 1-Nov-1983
Country of Publication: United States

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God's Bits of Wood by Sembene Ousmane God's Bits of Wood, Paperback (July 1995)

In 1947 the workers on the Dakar-Niger Railway came out on strike. Throughout this novel, written from the workers' perspective, the community social tensions emerge, and increase as the strike lengthens. The author's other novels include "Xala" and "Black Docker".

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