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Great Nigerians

L. C. Gwam

Great Nigerians

first series

by L. C. Gwam

  • 96 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Times Press in [Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Biography.,
    • Nigeria -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby L. C. Gwam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.72.A2 G85
      The Physical Object
      Pagination44 p. :
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4608507M
      LC Control Number77371964

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      Nigerians have a long history of music, traditional dancing, visual art, and oral literature. Modern drama, opera, cinema, films, and written literature build on this heritage. Traditional dancing at festivals combines music, drama, poetry, storytelling, and elaborate masks, costumes, and body painting.   Nigeria’s rich literary history includes some of the world’s most respected authors, such as Chinua Achebe, author of Things Fall Apart, which has been translated to more than 50 languages.


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