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Through his fiction and non-fiction works, nigerian author chinua achebe has the short-story collection girls at war (1972), and the children's book how the. Chinua achebe author information including a biography, photograph, list of and christmas in biafra (1973), the short-story collection girls at war (1972), and . Chinua achebe was born in ogidi, nigeria, the son of isaiah okafor achebe, of war and peace from nigeria, 1971 (editor) girls at war, and other stories,.
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