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In the heart of the country

Author: J M Coetzee
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stifling in the torpor of colonial South Africa, a lonely sheepfarmer makes a bid for private salvation in the arms of a black concubine. But when his embittered spinster daughter Magda feels shamed, she dreams of and executes a bloody revenge.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Coetzee, J.M., 1940-
In the heart of the country.
London : Secker & Warburg, 1977
(OCoLC)557700468
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J M Coetzee
ISBN: 0436256703 9780436256707 0140062289 9780140062281
OCLC Number: 3498368
Description: 138 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: J.M. Coetzee.

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