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By Chinua Achebe

Things Fall Apart tells intertwining tales, either centering on Okonkwo, a “strong guy” of an Ibo village in Nigeria. the 1st, a robust myth of the immemorial clash among the person and society, strains Okonkwo’s fall from grace with the tribal international. the second one, as smooth because the first is historic, matters the conflict of cultures and the destruction of Okonkwo's international with the coming of competitive eu missionaries. those completely harmonized dual dramas are knowledgeable by means of an wisdom able to encompassing right now the lifetime of nature, human heritage, and the mysterious compulsions of the soul.

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