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The Slave Girl

(1977)
A novel by

 
 
"Her graphically detailed pictures of tribal life make the novel memorable." - Chicago Tribune The Slave Girl follows the fortunes of Ogbanje Ojebeta, a Nigerian woman who is sold into slavery in her own land after disease and tragedy leave her orphaned as a child. In her fellow slaves, she finds a surrogate family that clings together under the unbending will of their master. As Ogbanje Ojebeta becomes a woman and discovers her need for home and family, and for freedom and identity, she realizes that she must ultimately choose her own destiny.

    

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Used availability for Buchi Emecheta's The Slave Girl

Hardback Editions

May 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Slave Girl
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-8076-1611-7 / 978-0-8076-1611-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Braziller Books
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August 1977 : UK Hardback
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Title: Slave Girl
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-85031-221-3 / 978-0-8076-0872-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Allison & Busby
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Paperback Editions

March 1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Slave Girl: A Novel
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-8076-0952-8 / 978-0-8076-0952-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: George Braziller Inc.
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March 1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Slave Girl (African Writers Series)
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-435-90997-5 / 978-0-435-90997-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann International Literature & Textbooks
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September 1989 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Slave Girl (Flamingo)
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-00-654377-4 / 978-0-00-654377-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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1977 : USA Paperback
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Title: The slave girl: A novel
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-8076-0872-6 / 978-0-8076-0872-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: G. Braziller
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


July 1979 : UK Paperback

Title: Slave Girl
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
ISBN: 0-00-615052-7 / 978-0-00-615052-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Kindle Editions

November 2011 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Slave Girl: A Novel
Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
Publisher: George Braziller Inc.
Availability: Amazon