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The Resource Cry, the beloved country, Alan Paton

Cry, the beloved country, Alan Paton

Label
Cry, the beloved country
Title
Cry, the beloved country
Statement of responsibility
Alan Paton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cry, the Beloved Country is a beautifully told and profoundly compassionate story of the Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo and his son Absalom, set in the troubled and changing South Africa of the 1940s. The book is written with such keen empathy and understanding that to read it is to share fully in the gravity of the characters' situations. It both touches your heart deeply and inspires a renewed faith in the dignity of mankind. Cry, the Beloved Country is a classic tale, passionately African, timeless and universal, and beyond all, selfless
Summary
A novel depicting the racial ferment in the beautiful country of South Africa in 1948
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048904
Cataloging source
XCX
Dewey number
Fic
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.P37
LC item number
C7 1987b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Cry, the beloved country, Alan Paton
Instantiates
Publication
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
2091666
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Scribner pbk. Fiction ed.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780684818948
Lccn
86009674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39783280
  • (OCoLC)39783280
Label
Cry, the beloved country, Alan Paton
Publication
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
2091666
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Scribner pbk. Fiction ed.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780684818948
Lccn
86009674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39783280
  • (OCoLC)39783280

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