Things Fall Apart Summary
Chinua Achebe

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Things Fall Apart Summary

The tragic story of the life of warrior Okonkwo is the focus of the story “Things Fall Apart” by Chinua Achebe. Although Okonkwo strives to overcome his father’s reputation as a sluggard who refuses to pay his debts, his life ends almost as tragically as his father’s as he commits suicide, the ultimate crime for the African community in which he lives. Okonkwo’s story plays out against a backdrop of...

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