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The Children of Segu

The Children of Segu

(The first book in the Segu series)
A novel by

Publisher's Weekly
This sequel to Segu concerns the 19th-century tribal wars, Islamic conquest and French occupation of the African kingdom, focusing on characters with kinship bonds to the Traore family. ''Male characters supply the dominant points of views; women are seen as objects. Exhaustive scholarship . . . suffocates the narrative,'' PW complained.

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Hardback Editions

October 1989 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Children of Segu
Author(s): Maryse Conde
ISBN: 0-670-82981-1 / 978-0-670-82981-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Adult
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Paperback Editions

October 1990 : USA Paperback
Title: The Children of Segu
Author(s): Maryse Conde
ISBN: 0-345-36634-4 / 978-0-345-36634-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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