A nervous set.

Comedy in three acts.
  • 96 Pages
  • 1.95 MB
  • English
Printed by Rand, Avery & Frye , Boston
StatementTr. from the French of Barriere and Sardou, by S.M. Quincy, for the Boston Amateur Dramatic Club.
ContributionsSardou, Victorien, 1831-1908., Quincy, S. M., tr.
LC ClassificationsPQ2189.B5 G42 1870
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6549105M
LC Control Number12028177

Nervous Conditions is a novel by Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga, first published in the United Kingdom in It was the first book published by a black woman from Zimbabwe in English.

It was one of the BBC's top books that changed the world in and it won the Commonwealth Writers Prize in The semi-autobiographical novel focuses on the story of a Shona family in post Author: Tsitsi Dangarembga. The narrator, Tambudzai, Tambu for short, begins her story with a provocative statement: "I was not sorry when my brother died." That happened in the yearand the first chapter sets the context for that event.

In anecdotal style, Tambu looks back at the yearwhen her father, Jeremiah, decided that Nhamo, Tambu's older brother, would go to the mission school and live with Babamukuru. Again, like "Nervous Conditions", "The Book of Not" is a shockingly accurate depiction of the lived experience of colonization on the part of the colonized.

I was somewhat shocked at how dead-on much of the story was to my own experience with the American higher education system and my experience with being a severe minority in the workplace.4/5(24).

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Nervous Conditions is a really excellent coming-of-age story set in s Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia). It is narrated by 14 year old Tambu who struggles with the conflict between life on her family's homestead versus her longing for an education.4/5().

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Lower my face mask, clip the tip off a Cohiba. full title Nervous Conditions. author Tsitsi Dengarembga. type of work Novel. genre Feminist bildungsroman. language English. time and place written Early s, Zimbabwe.

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By Anthony Pasqualeam CDT. Within the peripheral nervous system there are also two main sets of nerves: the autonomic nervous system and the somatic nervous system. Autonomic nervous system - This set of nerves works automatically.

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The autonomic nervous system runs from the central nervous system to the peripheral organs through two different neurons: the preganglionic and the postganglionic cell body of a preganglionic neuron is located in the central nervous system, between the first thoracic (Th1) and third lumbar (L3) spinal cord segments.

One of the most striking features of the organization of the nervous system is the ubiquitous convergence and divergence of fibers from one set of cells to another.

In the brain, the cells at one level are not connected individually to cells at another level.