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Cry, the beloved country

Author: Alan Paton
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo travels to Johannesburg on an errand for a friend and to visit his son, Absalom, only to learn Absalom has been accused of murdering white city engineer and social activist Arthur Jarvis and stands very little chance of receiving mercy.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Paton
ISBN: 0743262174 9780743262170
OCLC Number: 704536175
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : C. Scribner's and Sons, 1948.
Description: 316 pages
Responsibility: Alan Paton.

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A novel depicting the racial ferment in the beautiful country of South Africa in 1948.  Read more...

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