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Cry, the beloved country : a story of comfort in desolation

Author: Alan Paton
Publisher: Middlesex, England ; New York : Penguin Books, 1958, 1948.
Series: Penguin modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Zulu parson searches for his delinquent son he encounters the maelstrom of racial problems inherent in Johannesburg at that time.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Paton
ISBN: 0140012745 9780140012743 0140181733 9780140181739
OCLC Number: 41011817
Description: 239 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.
Responsibility: Alan Paton.

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In the city of Johannesburg a father seeks his delinquent son. His search takes him through a labyrinth of murder, prostitution, racial hatred and, ultimately, reconciliation.  Read more...

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