Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie : the curio in phenomenality competence in narrative ; moods in essays|
|Statement||Chibueze Prince Orie|
|Contributions||Orie, Chibueze Prince|
|LC Classifications||PR9387.9.A34354 C45 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 272 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||272|
|LC Control Number||2012387779|
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