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Apartheid, liberalism, and romance a critical investigation of the writing of Joy Packer by John Stotesbury

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Published by Umeå University, Distributed by Swedish Science Press in Umeå, Sweden, Uppsala, Sweden .
Written in English



  • South Africa


  • Packer, Joy Petersen, Lady, 1905- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Women and literature -- South Africa -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Liberalism -- South Africa -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Race relations in literature.,
  • Liberalism in literature.,
  • Apartheid in literature.,
  • South Africa -- In literature.

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn A. Stotesbury.
SeriesActa Universitatis Umensis., 128
LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.P27 Z88 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 247 p. ;
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL589015M
ISBN 109171911405
LC Control Number96179749

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