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My traitor"s heart

a South African exile returns to face his country, his tribe, & his conscience

by Rian Malan

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Malan, Rian.,
    • Malan, Rian -- Family.,
    • Malan family.,
    • Exiles -- South Africa -- Biography.,
    • Huguenots -- South Africa -- Biography.,
    • Huguenots -- South Africa -- Genealogy.,
    • South Africa -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, c1990.

      StatementRian Malan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT1929.M35 A3 1990b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination425 p. :
      Number of Pages425
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1888703M
      ISBN 100679732152
      LC Control Number90050145

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      Here, Malan, whose credentials are impeccable&#;a great-nephew of the prime minister who introduced apartheid to South Africa, and an exile at one point because of his refusal to serve in that nation's military&#;offers one of the most coldly realistic yet compassionate accounts of contemporary South Africa to be published in recent years. Using the example of a distant .   Rian Malan has written a tragic masterpiece and a classic of our time * Time Out * My Traitor's Heart is a tremendous book about candour, honour and race, a witness-bearing act of the rarest one who reads it could ever forget it * Michael Herr *Author: Rian Malan.

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