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Minutes of Glory: And Other Stories By Ngugi Wa Thiong’o

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Minutes of Glory and Other Stories is a slim anthology of short stories, an introduction to the writings of Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, a Kenyan scholar who has seen revolutionary changes in every facet of Kenyan and Ugandan society. The stories are haunting and filled with struggle.

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