The Resource An orchestra of minorities : a novel, Chigozie Obioma

An orchestra of minorities : a novel, Chigozie Obioma

Label
An orchestra of minorities : a novel
Title
An orchestra of minorities
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chigozie Obioma
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spanning continents, traversing the earth and cosmic spaces, and told by a narrator who has lived for hundreds of years, the novel is a contemporary twist of Homer's Odyssey. Written in the mythic style of the Igbo literary tradition, Chigozie Obioma weaves a heart-wrenching epic about destiny and determination
Summary
In a contemporary twist of Homer's <I>The Odyssey</I>, a guardian spirit recounts the tragic story of a Nigerian poultry farmer who sacrifices everything for the wealthy woman he loves
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10748853
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Obioma, Chigozie
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.O2756
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Homer
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farmers
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Nigeria
Target audience
adult
Label
An orchestra of minorities : a novel, Chigozie Obioma
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780316412391
Lccn
201796934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
An orchestra of minorities : a novel, Chigozie Obioma
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780316412391
Lccn
201796934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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