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Minutes of glory, and other stories


Summary: A collection of short stories by the Kenyan writer covering the period of British colonial rule and resistance in Kenya to the experience of independence and including two stories that have never before been published in the United States--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781620974650
  • ISBN: 1620974657
  • Physical Description: print
    xi, 193 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The New Press, 2019.

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General Note: "First published in the Heinemann African Writers Series as Secret Lives and Other Stories, 1975. This edition published in the United States by The New Press, New York, 2019."
Formatted Contents Note: Mugumo -- And the rain came down! -- Gone with the drought -- The village priest -- The black bird -- The martyr -- The return -- A meeting in the dark -- Goodbye Africa -- Minutes of glory -- Wedding at the cross -- A Mercedes funeral -- The Mubenzi tribesman -- Without a shadow of doubt: my first lesson in art and film -- The ghost of Michael Jackson.
Subject: Kenya Fiction
Genre: Fiction.

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