Batouala: véritable roman Négre

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Description
This novel, written by an Antillean writer, René Maran (1887-1960), a Colonial ministry employee, triggered a real scandal at the time of its publication. He denounced the abuses of the administration in French Equatorial Africa and the misdeeds of imperialism. Price Goncourt 1921.
Names
Maran, René, 1887-1960 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1921 (Inferred)
Place: Paris
Publisher: Albin Michel
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Fic (Maran, R. Batouala. French. 1921)
Topics
France -- Colonies -- Africa
Central African Republic
Africa, French-speaking Equatorial
Banda (African people)
Blacks -- Africa -- Social conditions
Imperialism
Genres
Books
Physical Description
Extent: 33 preliminary leaves, [9]-189 pages, 1 leaf ; 19 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 21021311
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR4126705-B
RLIN/OCLC: 4126705B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11747772
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6359cf70-5841-0135-1795-0a1dd4d6754b
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