There Was A Country

There Was A Country

A Personal History of Biafra

Book - 2012
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Achebe's long-awaited account of coming of age during the defining experience of his life: the Nigerian Civil War, also known as the Biafran War of 1967-1970.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2012
Description: 333 p. : maps ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9781594204821
Branch Call Number: 823.09 Ach


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Sep 18, 2017

A memoir and history of the creation and destruction of the state of Biafra. I learned more about Biafra and Nigeria by reading this book. There is perhaps too little importance given to the impact international oil companies on the country.

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