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Things Fall Apart

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Unoka
unsuccessful, debt-laden father
Ezinma
Okonkwo's fave child
Obierika
cautioned Okonkwo not to kill Ikemefuna
Chielo
took Ezinma to the oracle's cave
Mr. Brown
British missionary; discussed religion with Akunna
Ekwefi
many of her children died in infancy
ogbange
evil child who died and was reborn
hanged
Okonkwo's method of suicide
father
what Ikemefuna called Okonkwo
yams
staple crop of villagers
machete
Okonkwo used it to kill messenger
wrestling
sport enjoyed by villagers
Ezeudu
his relatives cleansed Okonkwo's land
Uchendu
Okonkwo's mother's relative
obi
traditional village hut
Mr. Smith
bad missionary; rigid; self-righteous; didn't compromise and accommodate
egwugwu
ancestral spirit masqueraders
government
white men brought it with religion
Okonkwo
saw that things were falling apart; strong man full of fear and anger
Achebe
author- Chinua _____
prison
white men started one for the natives
Nwoye
converted to Christianity
locusts
eaten by clan as a delicacy
Mbanta
site of Okonkwo's exile
Ikemefuna
taken from Mbaino as retribution
bicycle
tied to sacred silk-cotton tree; iron horse
Christianity
religion brought by the white men
Agbala
oracle of the Hills and Caves
Evil Forest
Christians lived there, to villagers' surprise
oracle
decreed Ikemefuna's fate
seven
number of years of exile
leprosy
definition of "white man"
Mr. Kiaga
nigerian interpreter in charge of congregation
python
sacred animal
commissioner
was writing a book about the "primitives"
exile
clan punishment for accidental killing
Obierika
visisted Okonkwo in exile
religion
white men brought _____ and government
supreme
what mother was, according to Uchendu