Shaihu Umar

By: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, Alhaji; Hiskett, Mervyn

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Book Condition: Very Good


Second printing. Front wrapper lightly foxed, ink note on front wrapper verso. 1968 Trade Paperback. 80 pp. A family saga, written by the first Federal Prime Minister of Nigeria. It focuses on the struggles of Umar and his mother, and describes Umar's dramatic journey across the desert with a slave caravan. It provides a glimpse into the lives of women and children in a black Islamic society.

Title: Shaihu Umar

Author: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, Alhaji; Hiskett, Mervyn

Categories: Fiction, Islam, African,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: Longmans: 1968

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2266787

Keywords: FICTION NIGERIA AFRICAN LITERATURE ISLAM RELIGION RELIGIOUS,