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October 26, 2019

The Up-Country Man: A Personal Account of the First One Hundred Day Inside Secessionist Biafra

By Kenneth C. Ryeland

The Up-Country Man: A Personal Account of the First One Hundred Day Inside Secessionist Biafra is a personal narration of the events leading to secession and conditions inside Biafra during the early days of the Nigerian civil war, told through the perception of a young British engineer who arrives in Nigeria to take up his new job in April 1967.