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Harmattan

Marcello Di Cintio

Harmattan

wind across West Africa, a travelogue

by Marcello Di Cintio

  • 143 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Insomniac Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Di Cintio, Marcello, -- 1973- -- Journeys -- Africa, West.,
  • Africa, West -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Marcello Di Cintio.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22492775M
    ISBN 101894663322
    OCLC/WorldCa50403212

    Harmattan definition: a dry dusty wind from the Sahara blowing towards the W African coast, esp from November | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.   Looking to learn more about northern Ghana? We highly recommend Kofi Akpabli’s book Harmattan: A Cultural Profile of Northern Ghana.. It is a great read that covers the people, the traditions, the sites, and natural beauty of the five northern regions.

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      The Harmattan. The Guard encounters a powerful dust storm! Comments. Michael Taylor • 9 months ago Steve Blum is awesome as always. the sheepish lion, Rufus from Kim Possible, Baloo, bagheera, king louie, Haiti, winifred and haiti jr from the jungle book, thumper from bambi, polly from amphibia, Kuzco(llama form) from the emperor's new. Sponsor a Book. L'Harmattan Publisher - 12, works / ebooks. Read. Borrow. Read. Read. Read. Read. Read. Read. Ahmed Sékou Touré, André Lewin Read. Read. Read. Read. Publishing History This is a chart to show the when this publisher published books. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published.


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Harmattan is the story of a brave young girl, Haoua, growing up in the Republic of Niger. An intelligent and optimistic young girl, she tells her story This was a novel that practically jumped off the shelves at me in the library, shouting 'read me, read me!'.4/5(38).

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The Harmattan is a season in the West African subcontinent, which occurs between the end of November and the middle of March. It is characterized by the dry and dusty northeasterly trade wind, of the same name, which blows from the Sahara Desert over West Africa into the Gulf of Guinea.

The name is related to the word haramata in the Twi language. The temperature is cold in most places, but. Harmattan is a remarkable inquiry into the intricate interweave between fact and fantasy, anthropological observation and imaginative fiction.

In venturing ever further into the text, the reader is deliriously caught, like the book's narrators, in a multichambered realm of storytelling where life, death, friendship, and the elusiveness of truth. Editions L'Harmattan, Paris, France.

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Librairie, Édition, Diffusion5/5. Harmattan definition is - a dust-laden wind on the Atlantic coast of Africa in some seasons. Harmattan, cool dry wind that blows from the northeast or east in the western Sahara and is strongest between late November and mid-March.

It usually carries large amounts of dust, which it transports hundreds of kilometers out over the Atlantic Ocean. The dust often interferes with aircraft operations. Common Subjects Search for books published by Editions L'Harmattan. subjects. History -Claude Lorblanchès, 2 books Michel Ponnamah, 2 books Abraham Lahnite, 2 books Brigitte Steinmann, 2 books Ibrahima Ly, 1 book Joffre Dumazedier, 1 book Philippe Bernardet, 1 book Nicole Eizner.

It's the fiction in the aftermath from which the book takes its name; a "harmattan" is the hot, dry and dusty wind that covers West Africa in the wintertime, bringing desertlike weather conditions. Into this real-world setting, Jackson introduces a young British student, Tom Lannon, who has come to meet a writer acquaintance, Ezekiel : Michael D.

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Many reviewers have already /5(). Harmattan definition, (on the west coast of Africa) a dry, parching land breeze, charged with dust.

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Remembering that Harmattan winds always blow in the same direction, Ono realizes that Makucha is leading them the wrong way and, fighting the currents, tries to catch up to the others. Farther ahead, Makucha leads the rest of the Guard to a canyon with a cliff at the end, claiming it.

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Harmattan n. A dry, dusty wind that blows from the Sahara across West Africa. [Probably from Arabic haram, a forbidden or accursed thing.] Welcome. Haoua is a young girl growing up in a remote village in the Republic of Niger. Spirited, independent and intelligent, she has benefited from a stable home life and a loving and attentive mother and.

The harmattan, a dust-laden wind that sometimes blows in the area, comes to symbolize the misfortune of the town's inhabitants as it grows, prospers and is finally ruined by disaster in an.It’s the fiction in the aftermath from which the book takes its name; a “harmattan” is the hot, dry and dusty wind that covers West Africa in the wintertime, bringing desertlike weather conditions.Harmattan (n.

A dry, dusty wind that blows from the Sahara- probably from the Arabic haram, a forbidden or accursed thing). Haoua is a young girl growing up in a remote village in the Republic of Niger.

Spirited, independent and intelligent, she has benefited from a stable home life but everything she has known is starting to change.