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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-
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  • Spink, Kathryn
  • Moro, Javier
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True
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  • South Africa
  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
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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
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
ocn316825586
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
ix, 288 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306818479
Lccn
2009024714
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(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
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
ocn316825586
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
ix, 288 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780306818479
Lccn
2009024714
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)316825586

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