The River Between (African Writers Series)

The River Between (African Writers Series) by -

Title: The River Between (African Writers Series)
Author: -
ISBN10: 043590017X
ISBN13: 978-0435900175
Publisher: Heinemann International Literature & Textbooks; Reprint edition (February 7, 1966)
Language: English
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Size PDF: 1365 kb
Size Fb2: 1885 kb
Rating: 4.4/5
Votes: 257
Pages: 181 pages
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The River Between (African Writers Series) by -


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A 50th-anniversary edition of one of the most powerful novels by the great Kenyan author and Nobel Prize nominee A legendary work of African literature, this moving and eye-opening novel lucidly captures the drama of a people and culture whose world has been overturned. The River Between explores life in the mountains of Kenya during the early days of white settlement. Faced with a choice between an alluring new religion and their own ancestral customs, the Gikuyu people are torn between those who fear the unknown and those who see beyond it.For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.