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The Resource Agaat, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns

Agaat, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns

Label
Agaat
Title
Agaat
Statement of responsibility
Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • afr
  • eng
Summary
Focuses on the relationship between Milla, an aging white female farmer in South Africa, and Agaat, her black maidservant, in a story set near the end of apartheid
Member of
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
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350869
Cataloging source
DLC
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Van Niekerk, Marlene
Dewey number
839.3636
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Afrikaans
Literary form
fiction
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Heyns, Michiel
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True
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  • Women farmers
  • Women household employees
  • Manners and customs
  • Women farmers
  • Women household employees
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
Label
Agaat, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in English in South Africa by Jonathan Ball Publishers under the title The way of the women (2006)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
768350
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 581 pages
Isbn
9780982503096
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009039476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780982503096
  • (OCoLC)440283252
Label
Agaat, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Publication
Note
Originally published in English in South Africa by Jonathan Ball Publishers under the title The way of the women (2006)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
768350
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
x, 581 pages
Isbn
9780982503096
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2009039476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780982503096
  • (OCoLC)440283252

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