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African laughter: four visits to Zimbabwe

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A rich and penetrating portrait of Lessing's homeland, African Laughter recounts the visits she made to Zimbabwe in 1982, 1988, 1989, and 1992, afte r being exiled from the old Southern Rhodesia for 25 years for her opposition to the minority white government. In an original work, Lessing uses memory and reminiscence with recent experience to depict a country in the process of change.
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Grouped Work ID 27cf1c71-d9f8-e4b5-4ef9-e9f367ad3a80
Grouping Title african laughter four visits to zimbabwe
Grouping Author lessing doris
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-25 04:26:17AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-21 04:42:10AM

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author Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013.
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display_description A highly personal story of the eminent British writer returning to her African roots that is "brilliant... [and] captures the contradictions of a young country. "--New York Times Book Review
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subject_facet Electronic books, Lessing, Doris, -- 1919-2013 -- Travel -- Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe -- Description and travel
title_display African laughter : four visits to Zimbabwe
title_full African laughter : four visits to Zimbabwe / Doris Lessing, African laughter : four visits to Zimbabwe [electronic resource] / Doris Lessing
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title_sub four visits to Zimbabwe
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