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Author Davis, Caroline, 1964-

Title Creating postcolonial literature [electronic resource] : African writers and British publishers / Caroline Davis.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 255 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Oxford University Press in Africa, 1927-1980 -- The vision for OUP in Africa -- 'The obligation to be profitable': OUP in West Africa -- 'The call to duty': OUP in East Africa -- Publishing under Apartheid: OUP in South Africa -- The Three Crowns Series 1962-1976 -- The history of Three Crowns -- Judging African literature -- Editing Three Crowns -- Publishing Wole Soyinka -- Publishing Athol Fugard.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Oxford University Press -- History.
African literature (English) -- Publishing -- History -- 20th century.
Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Publishers and publishing -- Africa -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780230369368
9781137328380 (e-book)

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