Things Fall Apart (African Writers Series: Expanded Edition with Notes)

Things Fall Apart (African Writers Series: Expanded Edition with Notes)

By: Achebe, Chinua

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This expanded edition of Chinua Achebe's first novel portrays the collision of African and European cultures in an Igbo village. Okonkwo, a great man in Igbo traditional society, cannot adapt to the profound changes brought by the British conquest of Nigeria. Yet, as in classic tragedy, Okonkwo's character as well as external forces contribute to his downfall.

This expanded edition includes new illustrations, maps, additional essays on history, culture,and literature, and reference material to help readers see Achebe's classic novel in social and historical context, and to understand its place in world literature.

Title: Things Fall Apart (African Writers Series: Expanded Edition with Notes)

Author Name: Achebe, Chinua

Categories: Classic Literature,

Publisher: Heinemann: November 1996

ISBN Number: 0435905252

ISBN Number 13: 9780435905255

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 59833