By (author) Sembene Ousmane
Xala by Sembene Ousmane
Book DescriptionThis 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 DetailsISBN: 9781556520709
(215mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Imprint: Chicago Review Press
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
Publish Date: 1-Nov-1983
Country of Publication: United States
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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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