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For Ken, for Nigeria

For Ken, for Nigeria

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Published by Service and Service International in Lagos [Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Saro-Wiwa, Ken, 1941- -- Poetry.,
    • Nigerian poetry (English),
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1984-1993 -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by E.C. Osondu with Maik Nwosu (as editorial consultant).
      ContributionsSaro-Wiwa, Ken, 1941-, Osondu, E. C., Nwosu, Maik.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9387.6 .F67 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL761349M
      ISBN 109783066978
      LC Control Number97158350
      OCLC/WorldCa37152616

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