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The Resource Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; translation: Else Silke

Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; translation: Else Silke

Label
Child of the river
Title
Child of the river
Statement of responsibility
Irma Joubert ; translation: Else Silke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • afr
  • eng
Summary
Born into poverty as the second child of illiterate sharecroppers in 1940s South Africa, Persomi dreams of getting an education, a career and of finding love and follows her older brother, Gerbrand, who leaves the farm to find work in Johannesburg
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joubert, Irma
Dewey number
839.3/636
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT6593.2.O8314
LC item number
P4713 2016
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afrikaners
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Family secrets
  • Nineteen forties
  • Race relations
  • Self-discovery in women
  • Women, White
  • Young women
  • South Africa
Label
Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; translation: Else Silke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the Afrikaans
  • Includes glossary of terms used and definitions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780718083106
Lccn
2016019360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn945647031
  • (OCoLC)945647031
Label
Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; translation: Else Silke
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the Afrikaans
  • Includes glossary of terms used and definitions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-394)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780718083106
Lccn
2016019360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn945647031
  • (OCoLC)945647031

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