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This book presents the true-life adventures of an African-American returning to live in Africa. Curtis Morrow 'Kojo-Achampong', lived eleven years in several African countries, both in cities and in the bush.
He lived by his wits and by designing and selling jewellery among other things.5/5(8). out of 5 stars Review of Curtis Morrow's Return of the African-American Reviewed in the United States on Febru It is wonderful to get an inside view of Africa from one who was so brave to leave the comforts of America and spend many years there.5/5(8).
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The Daughter's Return offers a close analysis of an emerging genre in African-American and Caribbean fiction produced by women writers who make imaginative returns to their ancestral pasts.