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Cry, the beloved country.

Author: Alan Paton
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 1951 [©1948]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reverend Stephen Kumolo travels to Johannesburg to search for his sister Gertrude and his delinquent son, Absalom, a search that takes him through a labyrinth of crime, degradation and desperation. The novel ends on a positive note with Jarvi's determination to rise above tragedy by helping the poor black community.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Photoplay Editions
Dust jackets (Binding)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Paton
OCLC Number: 6554892
Description: 283 pages ; 21 cm

Abstract:

Reverend Stephen Kumolo travels to Johannesburg to search for his sister Gertrude and his delinquent son, Absalom, a search that takes him through a labyrinth of crime, degradation and desperation. The novel ends on a positive note with Jarvi's determination to rise above tragedy by helping the poor black community.

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