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Cry, the beloved country

Author: Alan Paton
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 2003, ©1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner paperback Fiction edView all editions and formats
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"Alan Paton's impassioned novel about a black man's country under white man's law is a work of searing beauty. Cry, the Beloved Country is the deeply moving story of the Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo and his son Absalom, set against the background of a land and a people riven by racial injustice. Remarkable for its lyricism, unforgettable for character and incident, Cry, the Beloved Country is classic work of love and  Read more...
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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: 762210010
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : C. Scribner's and Sons, 1948.
Description: 316 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Alan Paton.

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"Alan Paton's impassioned novel about a black man's country under white man's law is a work of searing beauty. Cry, the Beloved Country is the deeply moving story of the Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo and his son Absalom, set against the background of a land and a people riven by racial injustice. Remarkable for its lyricism, unforgettable for character and incident, Cry, the Beloved Country is classic work of love and hope, courage and endurance, born of the dignity of man."--back cover.

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