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Published: 15 December 2018

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781849049580

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Surviving Biafra

A Nigerwife's Story

S. Elizabeth Bird and Rosina Umelo

A Hurst Publication

  • A remarkable 'ordinary person's' story that captures the day-to-day reality of life during the bloody conflict that divided Nigeria in the late 1960s
  • An Englishwoman's vivid account of surviving a brutal, elongated civil war in Africa
  • Anthropologist S. Elizabeth Bird contextualizes Rose's story

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