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world of strangers.

Nadine Gordimer

world of strangers.

by Nadine Gordimer

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.G66 Wo, PR9369.3.G6 Wo
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6247959M
LC Control Number58009049
OCLC/WorldCa1010862

  Published in , A World of Strangers is Gordimer's second novel and one of her best. There is nothing of the neophyte about it. It is utterly polished, utterly absorbing. Her Author: Frisbee.   A world where those lying on the pavement in the cold are ignored by strangers. A stranger is conventionally defined as someone one does not know or recognize. Yet, this Author: Edward Delia.

Ruth Shick Montgomery (J – J ) was a journalist with a long and distinguished career as a reporter, correspondent, and syndicated columnist in Washington, .   THE SUNDAY TIMES NO. 1 BESTSELLER AND RICHARD & JUDY SPRING BOOK CLUB PICK, FROM THE AUTHOR BEHIND AWARD WINNING TV SERIES BIG Category: Fiction Books > Modern Fiction.

  Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers by Kwame Anthony Appiah pp, Allen Lane, £ Prehistoric hunter-gatherers encountered fewer people in a lifetime Author: Sophie Botros. Award Winning Finalist USA Best Book Awards What Would You Do? A Kid’s Guide to Staying Safe in a World of Strangers teaches and empowers children, in a non-threatening way, to .


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Yes, the book is set in South Africa during the early years of apartheid. Whether their formative experience was the Great Depression or the upheavals of the s, their lives reflected their era and influenced how they raised their children.

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