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Stories from central & southern Africa

Author: Paul A Scanlon
Publisher: London ; Exeter N.H. : Heinemann, 1983.
Series: African writers series, 254.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This anthology includes examples from Zimbabwe and Malawi as well as from the longer established South African tradition.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stories from central & southern Africa.
London ; Exeter N.H. : Heinemann, 1983
(OCoLC)707442897
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Scanlon
ISBN: 0435902547 9780435902544
OCLC Number: 10858944
Description: xii, 207 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Beggar my neighbour / Dan Jacobson --
Kwashiorkor / Can Themba --
About a girl who met a dimo / Susheela Curtis --
Hajji Musa and the Hindu fire-walker / Ahmed Essop --
The sisters / Pauline Smith --
Tselane and the giant / B.L. Leshoai --
Johannesburg, Johannesburg / Nathaniel (Nat) Nakasa --
Coming of the dry season / Charles Mungoshi --
A soldier's embrace / Nadine Gordimer --
Witchcraft / Bessie Head --
The old woman / Luis B. Honwana --
Dopper and Papist / Herman C. Bosman --
The dishonest chief / Ellis Singano and A.A. Roscoe --
The Soweto bride / Mbulelo Mzamane --
A sunrise on the veld / Doris Lessing --The soldier without an ear / Paul Zeleza --
Riva / Richard Rive --
Sunlight in Trebizond Street / Alan Paton --
The Christmas reunion / Dambudzo Marechera --
The king of the waters / A.C. Jordan --
Power / Jack Cope --
In corner B / Es'kia (Zeke) Mphahlele.
Series Title: African writers series, 254.
Other Titles: Stories from central and southern Africa
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Paul A. Scanlon.

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