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Published by Heinemann in Oxford, Portsmouth, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, African (English),
    • Africa -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Spine title: Contemporary African writers.

      Other titlesContemporary African writers.
      Statementedited by Chinua Achebe and C.L. Innes.
      SeriesAfrican writers series
      ContributionsAchebe, Chinua., Innes, Catherine Lynette.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9348 .H45 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1453464M
      ISBN 10043590566X
      LC Control Number93106811

      Carol Marshall, Hingham Public Schools 4 Length of Unit This short story unit, comprised of (currently) about 7 short stories (most of which are in a collection of short stories called Somehow Tenderness Survives: Stories of Southern Africa), can be used by any English teacher as a stand-alone short story unit, or as a supplement to a key text.


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