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Cry, the beloved country

Author: Alan Paton
Publisher: New York : Scribner Classics, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner classics ed
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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: Electronic books
Fiction
Political fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)53895535
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Paton
ISBN: 9780743262446 0743262441 9781473524491 1473524490
OCLC Number: 892055258
Notes: Originally published: New York : C. Scribner's and Sons, 1948.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (316 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Alan Paton.

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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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Alan Paton was born on January 11, 1903 in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Paton became a science teacher in 1925, the start of a varied career, which ran parallel to his writing. He died in 1988. Read more...

 
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