A rainbow in the night

the tumultuous birth of South Africa
  • 288 Pages
  • 3.77 MB
  • 7243 Downloads
  • English
by
Da Capo Press , Cambridge, MA
Apartheid -- South Africa, South Africa -- History, South Africa -- Race rela
StatementDominique Lapierre ; translated from French by Kathryn Spink ; with research assistance from Xavier Moro.
ContributionsSpink, Kathryn., Moro, Javier, 1955-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT1848 .L3713 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 288 p., [16] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24094235M
ISBN 100306818477, 0306818825
ISBN 139780306818479, 9780306818820
LC Control Number2009024714

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