The Resource The bead collector, by Sefi Atta

The bead collector, by Sefi Atta

Label
The bead collector
Title
The bead collector
Statement of responsibility
by Sefi Atta
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lagos, January 1976, six years after the Nigerian Civil War. A new military regime has been in power for six months, but rumors are spreading that a countercoup is imminent. At an art exhibition in the affluent Ikoyi neighborhood, Remi Lawal, a Nigerian woman who runs her own greeting-card shop, meets Frances Cooke, who introduces herself as an American art dealer, in Nigeria to buy rare beads. They become friends and over the next few weeks confide in each other about their aspirations, loyalties, marriage, motherhood--and Nigeria itself, as hospitable Remi welcomes the enigmatic Frances into her world -- from the publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atta, Sefi
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3601.T78
LC item number
B43 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beads
  • Nigeria
Label
The bead collector, by Sefi Atta
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn1029780509
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9781623719852
Lccn
2018012859
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029780509
Label
The bead collector, by Sefi Atta
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn1029780509
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
362 pages
Isbn
9781623719852
Lccn
2018012859
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029780509

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