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Kruger's alp

Author: Christopher Hope
Publisher: London : Heinemann, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Winner of the 1985 Whitbread Prize for Fiction: Kruger's Alp moves from pulpit to black township, from Johannesburg's fortress prison to the underworld of Soho as we follow renegade priest Theodore Blanchaille in his search for the legendary gold spirited away by President Kruger in order to found an earthly paradise.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Paul Kruger; Paul Kruger
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Hope
ISBN: 0434346608 9780434346608
OCLC Number: 11325789
Awards: Winner of Whitbread Prize (Novel) 1984
Description: 279 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Hope.

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Winner of the 1985 Whitbread Prize for Fiction: Kruger's Alp moves from pulpit to black township, from Johannesburg's fortress prison to the underworld of Soho as we follow renegade priest Theodore Blanchaille in his search for the legendary gold spirited away by President Kruger in order to found an earthly paradise.

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