3 edition of Modern South African stories found in the catalog.
Modern South African stories
|Statement||edited by Stephen Gray.|
|Contributions||Gray, Stephen, 1941-|
|LC Classifications||PR9367.3.S6 M63 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||218 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||218|
|LC Control Number||2003390611|
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Jan 01, · Modern South African Stories by Stephen Gray was on the list of recommended reading as part of one of my English modules when I was still studying through Unisa, and though it's been a while since I've read it, I'd still like to share my thoughts (and thank goodness I left myself copious notes over on Goodreads while I progressed)/5.
May 27, · Modern South African Stories by Stephen Gray was on the list of recommended reading as part of one of my English modules when I was still studying through Unisa, and though it's been a while since I've read it, I'd still like to share my thoughts (and thank goodness I left myself copious notes over on Goodreads while I progressed).4/5(1).
The story is set in Vrededorp, which means town of peace in Afrikaans. It is a small town which is divided into two by a road called Delarey Street. On one side of the street there is the place of residence for white people only, and on the other side of the street is where the place for shopping and the places of residence for non-white people are.5/5.
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