Stock Image

Passing Through the World: A Story of Childhood, Curiosity and Perplexity

Amin George Forji

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1467882712 / ISBN 13: 9781467882712
Published by AuthorHouseUK
New Condition: New Soft cover
Buy New
List Price: US$ 20.30
Price: US$ 28.96 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.95 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

Offered By

BuySomeBooks
Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since May 21, 2012

About this Item

Paperback. 244 pages. Dimensions: 8.9in. x 6.0in. x 0.7in.Forji has the magical knack of showing the world as it appears through the eyes of a young person. His words first introduce the reader to Cameroons diverse society as an infant sees it; and then we peer with him through the anxious lens of adolescence. Forjis is an authentic Cameroonian voice that helps the reader understand how things were for a youngster in his country in the 1980s and 1990s. Claire George PhD Stunning and unique not just for the unconventional storyline but also the ingenuity with which Forji tells it. . . . an interesting read that chronicles life in a typical African setting as well as the complexities of polygamous family circles. Dr. Edinam K. Glover, University of Helsinki A prosaic masterpiece packed with memorable events. . . . an illuminating African story. Tchoumi Leopold, Author of Des Amours Sans Papiers A story of a childhood with many highs, many lows and many challenges in between, a type of childhood many of us experience. This is Forjis story of how these highs, lows and challenges helped shape him into the man he is today. Michael Clough, Australian radio commentator, broadcaster This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781467882712

Quantity Available: > 20

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Passing Through the World: A Story of ...

Publisher: AuthorHouseUK

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Book Type: Paperback

About this title

Synopsis:

"Forji has the magical knack of showing the world as it appears through the eyes of a young person. His words first introduce the reader to Cameroon's diverse society as an infant sees it; and then we peer with him through the anxious lens of adolescence. Forji's is an authentic Cameroonian voice that helps the reader understand how things were for a youngster in his country in the 1980s and 1990s.
Claire George PhD

Stunning and unique not just for the unconventional storyline but also the ingenuity with which Forji tells it. ...an interesting read that chronicles life in a typical African setting as well as the complexities of polygamous family circles.
Dr. Edinam K. Glover, University of Helsinki

A prosaic masterpiece packed with memorable events. ...an illuminating African story.
Tchoumi Leopold, Author of Des Amours Sans Papiers

A story of a childhood with many highs, many lows and many challenges in between, a type of childhood many of us experience. This is Forji's story of how these highs, lows and challenges helped shape him into the man he is today.
Michael Clough, Australian radio commentator, broadcaster"

About the Author:

Amin George Forji (Licence en Droit, Maîtrise en Droit (Dschang); LL.M, LL.Lic-D.uir(Helsinki), LL.D Candidate (Helsinki) is a Researcher in International Law (Department of Public Law) at the Univ. of Helsinki. He was born in 1980 at Ndungated (Cameroon). He has published elaborately on areas such as Colonisation/Imperialism and International Law, Legal philosophy and Bilateral investment treaties...

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

BuySomeBooks is great place to get your books online. With over eight million titles available we're sure to have what you're looking for. Despite having a large selection of new books available for immediate shipment and excellent customer service, people still tell us they prefer us because of our prices.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

BuySomeBooks is operated by Drive-On-In, Inc., a Nevada co...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Books are shipped from multiple locations so your order may arrive from Las Vegas,NV, Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, or Commerce,GA.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express