Jacob's Ladder. A Novel

TitleJacob's Ladder. A Novel
Year for Search1987
AuthorsWilliams, John A[lfred](1925-2015)
Date Published1987
PublisherThunder's Mouth Press
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsAfrican-American author, Male author
Annotation

The novel is about a fictitious African country that has won its freedom and has a leader who is struggling, with some success,  to bring a better life to the people while avoiding the dystopia that corruption and neocolonialism that had undermined such efforts in most actual African countries at the time. 

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African American author (1925-2015)

Full Text

1987 Williams, John A[lfred] (1925-2015). Jacob’s Ladder. A Novel. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press. PSt

The novel is about a fictitious African country that has won its freedom and has a leader who is struggling, with some success,  to bring a better life to the people while avoiding the dystopia that corruption and neocolonialism that had undermined such efforts in most actual African countries at the time. African American author.