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SynopsisNovelYear of Publication
Set in W.African nation (Kangan)/Sam 'His Excellency' rules after coup/Ikem newsman killed by regime which is later toppled/Sam & Chris Oriko (minister of info) killed1987
Young educated narrator Odili has conflict with Chief Nanga, his former teacher who becomes minister of culture in unnamed modern African country/ends w/military coup1966
Obi Onkonkwo is on trial for receiving bribes after his mother's death1960
Title taken from Yeats 'Second Coming'/Okonkwo, leader in Igbo (Ibo) village, exiled for accidental murder, returns to find Brits running things, commits suicide after murder1958
Ezeulu is the chief priest of the Nigerian Igbo tribe. The tribesmen lose faith in their god (Ulu) and convert to Christianity1964

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