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6 edition of Swimming in the Congo found in the catalog.

Swimming in the Congo

by Margaret Meyers

  • 164 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Milkweed Editions, Distributed by Publishers Group West in Minneapolis, MN, [Emeryville, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
    • Subjects:
    • Children of missionaries -- Fiction.,
    • Missionaries -- Fiction.,
    • Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Based on the author"s thesis (M.F.A.)--University of Virginia, 1995.

      StatementMargaret Meyers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.E944 S95 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination261 p. ;
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL784986M
      ISBN 101571310061
      LC Control Number95017162

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"Swimming in the Congo" by Margaret Meyers is a very good novel that reads like a collection of short stories. It is told in the first-person by a girl, daughter of missionary parents, growing up in the Belgian Congo, circa /5(6). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Democratic Republic of the Congo records in swimming are the fastest ever performances of swimmers from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which are recognised and ratified by the Fédération de Natation en République Démocratique du Congo.

All records were set in. about them as the book went on. But, alas, this is a book of stories, not a novel.

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