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Our Lady of the Nile

A Novel

Our Lady of the Nile( )
Author: Mukasonga, Scholastique
Translator: Mauthner, Melanie
ISBN:978-0-914671-03-9
Publication Date:Apr 2015
Publisher:Archipelago Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

For her most recent work and first novel - Notre-Dame du Nil, originally published in March 2012 with Gallimard in French - Mukasonga immerses us in a school for young girls, called Notre-Dame du Nil.' The book is a prelude to the Rwandan genocide and unfolds behind the closed doors of the school, in the interminable rainy season. Friendships, desires, hatred, political fights, incitation to racial violence, persecutions are all explored as the school becomes a fascinating existential...
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Book Details
Pages:248
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Political
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.2 x 16.7 x 1.9 cm
Book Weight:0.251 Kilograms



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