Things Fall Apart: A Novel, Book 1
Things Fall Apart is the first of three novels in Chinua Achebe's critically acclaimed African Trilogy. It is a classic narrative about Africa's cataclysmic encounter with Europe as it establishes a colonial presence on the continent. Told through the fictional experiences of Okonkwo, a wealthy and fearless Igbo warrior of Umuofia in the late 1800s, Things Fall Apart explores one man's futile resistance to the devaluing of his Igbo traditions by British political andreligious forces and his despair as his community capitulates to the powerful new order.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ryvre - LibraryThing
I have trouble enjoying a book if I don't like the main character, and Okonkwo is impossible to like. He's a misogynist and terribly violent. There's a lot of information here, and the setting is ... Read full review
i think this book is good
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