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Hope Deferred : Narratives of Zimbabwean Lives

Author: Peter Orner; Annie Holmes
Publisher: San Francisco : McSweeney's Books, [2010], ©2010.
Series: Voice of witness.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The twenty-five men and women who tell their stories in Hope Deferred comprise a unique colletion of voices from Zimbabweans of all ages and backgrounds. They are mothers and fathers, former soldiers and policemen, entrepreneurs, traders, and activists. Many have fled their home country in search of peace and opportunity elsewhere. --Book Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Orner; Annie Holmes
ISBN: 9781934781944 1934781940 9781934781937 1934781932
OCLC Number: 503042529
Description: 511 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Section 1 Exile --
Violet --
Aaron --
Elizabeth --
Zenzele --
Section 2 Matabeleland --
John --
Nokuthula --
Boniface --
Section 3 Farms --
Tsitsi --
George --
Section 4 Rurals --
Alice --
Lovemore --
Section 5 Mountains --
Samuel --
Brian --
Nicola --
Edmore --
Section 6 The Capital --
Father John --
Pamela and Themba --
Briggs --
Section 7 Border --
Oscar --
Bernard --
Amos --
Matthew --
Rudo --
Section 8 Sankoh Chari Is Still Alive --
Sankoh.
Series Title: Voice of witness.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Orner and Annie Holmes ; with a foreword by Brian Chikwava ; Associate editors, Aurora Brackett, Joseph Chikowero, Doug Ford, Beautie Masvaure ; Assistant editors, Natalie Baszile and 15 others ; Research editor, Alex Carp.

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The twenty-five men and women who tell their stories in Hope Deferred comprise a unique colletion of voices from Zimbabweans of all ages and backgrounds. They are mothers and fathers, former soldiers and policemen, entrepreneurs, traders, and activists. Many have fled their home country in search of peace and opportunity elsewhere. --Book Jacket.

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