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Group - for teachers who are subscribed to the Gale Group
online service there is an excellent overview of the Bride
Price on their "The Twayne Authors Series" database.
Go to Gale
Group > Twayne Authors Series> African Children's
and Youth Literature . Included is a comprehensive overview of
the book entitled The Bride Price: A Masterpiece of African
We Will Be Heard! - March, 2001
Modern African-born women writers continue to produce sophisticated
narrative art even without the attention and acclaim they deserve.
Part of a series about literature from the African continent.
(Cox, Matthews & Associates; )