(Chinua Achebe, A Man of the People,
: Heinemann, 1966, 167pp., £7.10, pb, £4.35, kindle/US$11.63, pb) London
This is the year of A Man of the People. 2016 is the 50th anniversary of the publication of Chinua Achebe’s fourth novel, the gripping satire.
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