The Resource The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma

The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma

Label
The fishermen
Title
The fishermen
Statement of responsibility
by Chigozie Obionma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a small town in western Nigeria, four young brothers - the youngest is nine, the oldest fifteen - use their strict father's absence from home to go fishing at a forbidden local river. They encounter a dangerous local madman who predicts that the oldest brother will be killed by another. This prophesy breaks their strong bond, and unleashes a tragic chain of events of almost mythic proportions. Passionate and bold, The Fishermen is a breathtakingly beautiful novel, firmly rooted in the best of African storytelling. With this powerful debut, Chigozie Obioma emerges as one of the most ori
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.O2756
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraphs; Map; 1 FISHERMEN; 2 THE RIVER; 3 THE EAGLE; 4 THE PYTHON; 5 THE METAMORPHOSIS; 6 THE MADMAN; 7 THE FALCONER; 8 THE LOCUSTS; 9 THE SPARROW; 10 THE FUNGUS; 11 THE SPIDERS; 12 THE SEARCHDOG; 13 THE LEECH; 14 THE LEVIATHAN; 15 THE TADPOLE; 16 THE ROOSTERS; 17 THE MOTH; 18 THE EGRETS; Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn904517950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113631
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1c4d6ea6-810e-4d02-968a-ec0fa522da51
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33904996
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904517950
  • pebc1925113639

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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