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Andersens Fairy Tales – Hans Christian Andersen – 1835–1852 – 160 – Danish

Title: Andersen’s Fairy Tales Author: Hans Christian Andersen Original language: Danish Translation(s): 160 languages Context: Andersen’s Fairy Tales is a translation of complete Andersen’s fairy…

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Amsterdam – Ian McEwan – 1998 – 39 – English

Title: Amsterdam Author: Ian McEwan Original language: English Translation(s): 39 languages Context: Amsterdam (1998) is a translated novel by Ian McEwan. The novel is disguised…

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A Doll’s House – Henrik Ibsen – 1879 – 56 – Norwegian

Title: A Doll’s House Author: Henrik Ibsen Original language: Norwegian Translation(s): 56 languages Context: A Doll’s House (1879) is a translated novel by Henrik Ibsen….

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Analysis of Wizard of the Crow by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo

Title: Wizard of the Crow Author: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo Context: Wizard of the Crow (2004) is a post colonial magisterial comic novel by Ngũgĩ wa…

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Analysis of Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys

Title: Wide Sargasso Sea Author: Jean Rhys Context: Wide Sargasso Sea (1966) is a post colonial and masterpiece fiction novel by Jean Rhys. This novel…

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Analysis of Waiting for the Barbarians by J.M. Coetzee

Title: Waiting for the Barbarians Author: J.M. Coetzee Context: Waiting for the Barbarians (1980) is a post colonial novel by J.M. Coetzee. The novel is…

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Analysis of Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Title: Things Fall Apart Author: Chinua Achebe Context: Things Fall Apart (1958) is a post colonial debut novel by Chinua Achebe. Often this master piece…

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Analysis of The Stranger by Albert Camus

Title:  The Stranger Author: Albert Camus Context: The Stranger (1942) is a post colonial enigmatic debut novel by Albert Camus. The novel explores issues related…

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Analysis of The Quiet American by Graham Greene

Title: The Quiet American Author: Graham Greene Context: The Quiet American (1955) is a post colonial novel by Graham Greene. The novel combines a cautionary…

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Analysis of The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

Title: The Poisonwood Bible Author: Barbara Kingsolver Context: The Poisonwood Bible (1998) is a post colonial novel by Barbara Kingsolver. The tale is about a…

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Analysis of The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

Title: The God of Small Things Author: Arundhati Roy Context: The God of Small Things (1997) is the tale of the twins, Estha and Rahel….

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Analysis of The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje

Title: The English Patient Author: Michael Ondaatje Context: The English Patient (1992) is a post colonial novel with unsettling intelligence and ravishing beauty that traces…

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Analysis of The Crucible by Arthur Miller

Title: The Crucible Author: Arthur Miller Context: The Crucible (1953) is a post colonial novel by Arthur Miller. It is dramatized and partly fictionalized tale…

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Analysis of The Conservationist by Nadine Gordimer

Title: The Conservationist Author: Nadine Gordimer Context: The Conservationist (1974) is a post colonial novel by Nadine Gordimer.  In terms of technique and design, this…

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Analysis of Small Island by Andrea Levy

Title: Small Island Author: Andrea Levy Context: Small Island (2004) is a post colonial novel by Andrea Levy. The novel describes a number of things…

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Analysis of Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie

Title: Shalimar the Clown Author: Salman Rushdie Context: Shalimar the Clown (2005) is a post colonial novel by Salman Rushdie. The novel derives its name…

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Analysis of Say Youre One of Them by Uwem Akpan

Title: Say You’re One of Them Author: Uwem Akpan Context: Say You’re One of Them (2008) is a stunning post colonial novel by Uwem Akpan….

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Analysis of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez

Title: One Hundred Years of Solitude Author: Gabriel García Márquez Context: One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967) is a post colonial novel by Gabriel García…

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Analysis of Moon Pacific Northwest Camping by Tom Stienstra

Title: Moon Pacific Northwest Camping Author: Tom Stienstra Context: Moon Pacific Northwest Camping (2007) is a novel by Tom Stienstra. This novel is a complete…

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Analysis of Midnights Children by Salman Rushdie

Title: Midnight’s Children Author: Salman Rushdie Context: Midnight’s Children (1981) is a post colonial allegorical novel by Salman Rushdie. While modern India is represented by…

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Analysis of Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri

Title: Interpreter of Maladies Author: Jhumpa Lahiri Context: Interpreter of Maladies (1999) is a post colonial novel by Jhumpa Lahiri. It is a collection of…

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Analysis of Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Title: Heart of Darkness Author: Joseph Conrad Context: Heart of Darkness (1899) is a post colonial novel by Joseph Conrad. In the year 1899 it…

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Analysis of Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichied

Title: Half of a Yellow Sun Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichied Context: Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) is a post colonial haunting, masterly novel by…

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Analysis of Foe by J.M. Coetzee

Foe by J.M. Coetzee Title: Foe Author: J.M. Coetzee Context: Foe (1986) is a post colonial novel by J.M. Coetzee. The author reinvents Robinson Crusoe’s…

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Analysis of Cities of Salt by Abd al-Rahman Munif

Title: Cities of Salt Author: Abd al-Rahman Munif Context: Cities of Salt (1987) – Trilogy – Volume 1 is a post colonial novel by Saudi…

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