Last Days in Cloud Cuckooland
  • Author : Graham Boynton
  • Release Date : 26 June 1997
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Genre : Africa, Southern
  • Pages : 299
  • ISBN 13 : UOM:39015040610027
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Book Description: A former anti-apartheid journalist offers an incisive study of white African culture, discussing the various roles of whites in Africa, the changing world of South Africa, and the controversial concept of recolonization as a solution to the post-colonial problem. 20,000 first printing.

Last Days in Cloud Cuckooland

Last Days in Cloud Cuckooland

Author : Graham Boynton
Publisher : Random House Incorporated
Genre : Africa, Southern
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A former anti-apartheid journalist offers an incisive study of white African culture, discussing the various roles of whites in Africa, the changing world of South Africa, and the controversial concept of recolonization as a solution to the post-colonial problem. 20,000 first printing....

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Cloud Cuckoo Land

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Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Faber & Faber
Genre : Literary Criticism
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From his home in a West Yorkshire village proverbially associated with cuckoos, Simon Armitage has been probing the night sky with the aid of a powerful Russian telescope. The sequence of eighty-eight poems at the heart of CloudCuckooLand springs from this preoccupation, each poem receiving its title from one of ...

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Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : UNC Press Books
Genre : History
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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Publisher : Atlantic Publishers & Dist
Genre : Emergency management
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Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Robb Thomas draws upon a wealth of previously classified documents to reveal that relations between Britain and the United States of America during Carter's presidency were riven with antagonism and disagreement. Contrary to existing interpretations, even the most 'special' aspects of intelligence and nuclear cooperation were not immune to high-level ...

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Nelson Mandela was born into a royal family, attended elite schools, became a lawyer, and could have settled into a comfortable life as a member of South Africa’s black middle class. But his sense of dignity and injustice was fierce, and he dedicated himself to the struggle for freedom ...