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This trenchant and illuminating book by one of Africa's most influential and celebrated writers is a major statement on the importance and dangers of stories, one in which Achebe makes telling use of his personal experiences to examine the political nature of culture and specifically literature. It is the weaving of the personal into the bigger picture that makes Home and Exile so remarkable and affecting. It's the closest we are likely to get by way of Achebe's autobiography but it is also a brilliantly argued critique of ...

Home And Exile 2003, Canongate Books Ltd, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9781841953854



Home and Exile 2001, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385721332

Trade paperback

Home and Exile 2000, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195135060