From the celebrated author of Things Fall Apart comes a new collection of autobiographical essaysahis first new book in more than twenty years. Chinua Achebeas characteristically eloquent and nuanced voice is everywhere present in these seventeen beautifully written pieces. From a vivid portrait of growing up in colonial Nigeria to considerations on the African-American Diaspora, from a glimpse into his extraordinary family life and his thoughts on the potent symbolism of President Obamaas electionsathis charmingly personal, intellectually disciplined, and steadfastly wise collection is an indispensable addition to the remarkable Achebe oeuvre. From the Trade Paperback edition.From the Trade Paperback edition.
|Title||:||The Education of a British-Protected Child|
|Publisher||:||Anchor - 2009-10-06|