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The Resource A rainbow in the night : the tumultuous birth of South Africa, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro

A rainbow in the night : the tumultuous birth of South Africa, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro

Label
A rainbow in the night : the tumultuous birth of South Africa
Title
A rainbow in the night
Title remainder
the tumultuous birth of South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Dominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Summary
"A Rainbow in the Night" is Lapierre's epic account of South Africa's tragic history and the heroic men and women--famous and obscure, white and black--who have, with their blood and tears, brought to life the country that is today known as the Rainbow Nation
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331813
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lapierre, Dominique
Dewey number
968
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT1848
LC item number
.L3713 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spink, Kathryn
  • Moro, Javier
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True
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  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the tumultuous birth of South Africa
Label
A rainbow in the night : the tumultuous birth of South Africa, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in French as Un arc-en-ciel dans la nuit by Editions Robert Laffont"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- South Africa -- The great trek to conquer South Africa -- In search of a new promised land -- The prime minister's bulldozers -- Helen and Chris : two lights in the darkness -- "God bless Africa" -- Epilogue -- Appendixes -- What they became -- This was apartheid -- A brief chronology -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- All that is not given is lost
Control code
756442
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
ix, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306818479
Lccn
2009024714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306818479
  • (OCoLC)316825586
Label
A rainbow in the night : the tumultuous birth of South Africa, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro
Publication
Note
"Originally published in French as Un arc-en-ciel dans la nuit by Editions Robert Laffont"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Maps -- South Africa -- The great trek to conquer South Africa -- In search of a new promised land -- The prime minister's bulldozers -- Helen and Chris : two lights in the darkness -- "God bless Africa" -- Epilogue -- Appendixes -- What they became -- This was apartheid -- A brief chronology -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- All that is not given is lost
Control code
756442
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
ix, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306818479
Lccn
2009024714
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306818479
  • (OCoLC)316825586

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