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Chike and the River (English) Chinua Achebe

Chike and the River (English) By Chinua Achebe

Chike and the River (English) by Chinua Achebe


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Summary

Chike was keen to visit the River Niger. He requested money from his uncle, who refused. Whilst in Onitsha, he washed cars and got the money. Whilst on the other side, he lost track of time and missed the last boat back. Chike's breathtaking adventures began.

Chike and the River (English) Summary

Chike and the River (English) by Chinua Achebe

Chike grew up in Umuofia with his mother and sisters. Before he left for Onitsha, his mother warned him never to go to the big River Niger. Chike was keen to visit the river. He requested money from his uncle, who refused. Whilst in Onitsha, he washed cars and got the money. He paid a boat fare to cross the big River Niger. Whilst on the other side, he lost track of time and missed the last boat back. Chike's breathtaking adventures began.

Table of Contents

National Curriculum Statement Compliant Notes; 1. Chike leaves his village; 2. Chike in Onitsha; 3. Chike on the banks of the river; 4. Ezekiel, the spoilt child; 5. Those who answered to 'Abraham'; 6. Brain pills; 7. The fate of the coin; 8. Chike falls out with S.M.O.G; 9. The monkey-doubler; 10. Chike returns to Chandus; 11. Pride goeth before a fall; 12. The miserly trader; 13. Chike's dream comes true; 14. Chike on the boat; 15. Chike is in trouble; 16. Chike's troubles grow; 17. What the thieves did; 18. How it all ended; ; Glossary; Questions; Memorandum.

Additional information

GOR007265108
9780521146982
0521146984
Chike and the River (English) by Chinua Achebe
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cambridge University Press
20100527
64
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