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Whitethorn

Author: Bryce Courtenay
Publisher: Camberwell, Vic. : Penguin, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1939. White South Africa is a deeply divided nation, with many of the Afrikaner people fanatically opposed to the British. The world is on the brink of war, and South Africa elects to fight for the Allied cause against Germany. Young Tom Fitzsaxby is living in a remote orphanage in the mountains, where the Afrikaners side fiercely with Hitler. His English name is enough to ostracise him, and so some tough life  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
General fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryce Courtenay
ISBN: 9780143004844 0143004840
OCLC Number: 805472632
Description: 682 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: White thorn
Responsibility: Bryce Courtenay.

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In 1939, South Africa is a divided nation with many of the Afrikaner people fanatically opposed to the English. The world is on the brink of war and South Africa elects to fight for the Allied cause  Read more...

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