Item description for Just Before Dawn (Saros Junior Series) by Kole Omotoso...
Kole Omotoso, one of Nigeria's major writers, is always provocative. His writing is informed by a passionate concern for society and politics in Nigeria. This major work is a blend of fact and fiction dramatizing the first one hundred years of Nigeria. Most of the characters and incidents inthe book are real; the narrative is conceived and written as a novel. The story covers riots, uprisings, private hopes and griefsand coup d'etats -a history marred by violence, with an outcome satisfactory to none. The book was received as a major contribution to African writing, in its innovative style, and was awarded Special Commendation in the Noma Award for Publishing in Africa in 1989 , which described it as providing a more profound understanding than is available in conventional history books and novels.
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Studio: Spectrum Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5.25" Height: 8" Weight: 0.7 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1994
Publisher Spectrum Books
ISBN 9782460079 ISBN13 9789782460073
Availability 98 units. Availability accurate as of Apr 23, 2017 11:57.
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