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Title This life / Karel Shoeman ; translated from the Afrikaans by Else Silke.
Author Schoeman, Karel, author.
Publication Brooklyn, NY : Archipelago Books, 2015.
Edition First Archipelago Books Edition.
Description 242 pages ; 19 cm
Note English, translated from Afrikaans.
Summary "THIS LIFE considers both the past and future of the Afrikaner people through four generations of one South African [family]. Told from the perspective of one woman in her final days, it is a lyrical account of a 200 year old culture and history that has been irrevocably lost."--Publisher's note.
Note "First published in English in 2005 by Human & Rousseau, an imprint of NB Publishers, Cape Town South Africa."
Subject Afrikaners -- Fiction.
Rural families -- South Africa -- Northern Cape -- Fiction.
Family farms -- South Africa -- Northern Cape -- Fiction.
Northern Cape (South Africa) -- Fiction.
Afrikaners. (OCoLC)fst00800022
Family farms. (OCoLC)fst00920335
Rural families. (OCoLC)fst01101623
South Africa -- Northern Cape. (OCoLC)fst01272826
Genre Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Addl. Author Silke, Elsa, translator.
Addl. Title Hierdie lewe. English. 2015
ISBN 9780914671152 (paperback) :
0914671154 (paperback)

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 Central 1st Fl - Lit Fiction  FIC SCHOEMAN    CHECK SHELVES