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Apartheid in fiction

Gurleena Mehta

Apartheid in fiction

by Gurleena Mehta

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Published by Commonwealth Publishers in New Delhi, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • La Guma, Alex -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Literature and society -- South Africa -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Race relations in literature.,
    • Apartheid in literature.,
    • Blacks in literature.,
    • South Africa -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-204)

      StatementGurleena Mehta, Harish Narang.
      ContributionsNarang, Harish.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.L3 Z78 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2003925M
      ISBN 108171690521
      LC Control Number90901940

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