The Dance of Death

The Dance of Death


The Dance of Death

Nigerian History and Christopher Okigbo's Poetry

The Dance of Death

Christopher Okigbo (1932-1967) was one of Africa's foremost poets until his life was cut short by the Biafran civil war. This work analyses his poetry and considers its importance as prophecy in the light of the current concern about the direction of the Nigerian government.

A Dance With Death

Soviet Airwomen in World War II

A Dance With Death

For their heroism and success against the enemy, two of the women's regiments were honored by designation as "Guard" regiments. At least thirty women were decorated with the gold star of Hero of the Soviet Union, their nation's highest award.

The Dance of Death

In the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

The Dance of Death


Dance of Death

Kurt Jooss and the Weimar Years

Dance of Death

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.