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King Lazarus

Your purchase also supports literacy charities. From inside the book. Showing best matches Show all copies. Have you read any books from Cameroon? Krystel heti it as to-read Nov 19, What makes Biblio different? Satire is the way Beti choose to show the world of the chief and the priest ,to show the madness of the two worlds clashing the Christian world and it values and the Tribal world.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. The Pressure on Lazarud Guen to make him decide to become a Catholic ,without seeing the bigger picture.

King Lazarus by Mongo Beti

Want to Read saving…. The final scene is a well done debate between their two paternalistic and deluded visions of their missions. Ervin marked it as to-read Feb 18, Mary marked it as to-read Mar 01, Heinemann- Africa – pages. Join 5, other followers.


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He speaks not so much against Christianity as against the futile Europeanization of Africans in the name of religion. Nana Fredua-Agyeman Mar 29, Books by Mongo Beti.

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To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Dinda Habeenzu marked it as to-read Dec 27, Like its predecessor, Mission to KalaMongo Lazarks new novel King Lazarus centres round the changing customs and mores of a Bantu tribe under French administration. Yes he was counsulting editor Not sure for how long but Certainly first yb as that is what was listed in this book Laye is next on list to get when in London all the best stu.

lazagus Kelly Mar 30, So please hunt down the translation by Peter Green, which is sure to be well done. Among the Lost by Emiliano Monge tr.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. My library Help Advanced Book Search. To ask other readers questions about King Lazarusplease sign up. An even more dangerous situation is produced when the Chief, against all expectation, very suddenly recovers-and the local Roman Catholic missionary, Le Guen, persuades him to renounce his tribal ways and adopt Christianity.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Sibanda Lazzarus marked it as to-read Mar 14, As his life has been one long round of eating, drinking, and nocturnal exercises among his twenty-three wives, this is not, perhaps, altogether surprising. Paperback,octavo, pp. Already the most attractive women in the place. Blog Statshits. Ships with Tracking Number! Directly Le Guen left ,the chief summoned his brother ,telling him to send away all the palace wives.

Richard Mar 29, Pictorial dustwrapper, very lightly rubbed, pp.