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The Old Chief Mshlanga

by Doris Lessing

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From the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Doris Lessing, a short story about a young girl's experience of growing up in an unnamed African country. A young white girl, growing up on her family's farm in the African bush, recalls her encounters with the local tribal chief, Mshlanga, and the growth of her awareness of the status of those around her. 'The Old Chief Mshlanga' is a subtle but compelling tale of childhood, race and injustice, filled with the insight and anger that powers Doris Lessing's most acclaimed novels.

Publication Details

Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:
Fourth Estate
Edition:
DGO
Publication Date:
2013

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Doris Lessing (Author)

Doris Lessing is one of the most important writers of the twentieth century and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature 2007. Her first novel, 'The Grass is Singing', was published in 1950. Among her other celebrated novels are 'The Golden Note...

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