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The Resource Blue White Red : a Novel, Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Alison Dundy

Blue White Red : a Novel, Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Alison Dundy

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Blue White Red : a Novel
Title
Blue White Red
Title remainder
a Novel
Statement of responsibility
Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Alison Dundy
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This tale of wild adventure reveals the dashed hopes of Africans living between worlds. When Moki returns to his village from France wearing designer clothes and affecting all the manners of a Frenchman, Massala-Massala, who lives the life of a humble peanut farmer after giving up his studies, begins to dream of following in Moki's footsteps. Together, the two take wing for Paris, where Massala-Massala finds himself a part of an underworld of out-of-work undocumented immigrants. After a botched attempt to sell metro passes purchased with a stolen checkbook, he winds up in jail and is deport
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YDXCP
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
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Blue White Red : a Novel, Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Alison Dundy
Label
Blue White Red : a Novel, Alain Mabanckou ; translated by Alison Dundy
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gzgkf
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Carrier category
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Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Translator's Introduction; African Migration and African Dandys; Blue White Red; Opening; Part One: The Country; Part Two: Paris; Closing
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Isbn
9780253007940
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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