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Die laaste karretjiegraf (ePub) | General Fiction

Athol Fugard , Riana Steyn

Human & Rousseau

The story of the Geduld family, who buries their grandmother Mieta in the Karoo veld and covers the grave with stones, as the karretjie people (sheep shearers who travel from farm to farm with their donkey carts) have always done. Her grandchildren seem destined to end up in the township near Colesberg. Their father Koot used to be the best sheep shearer in the district, but he was jailed for the murder of his second wife. After his release, Sarah, a researcher who interviewed the family years ago, finds Koot. Together they consider the past and future of the karretjie people.

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Die laaste karretjiegraf (ePub) | General Fiction

Author: Athol Fugard , Riana Steyn
Category: General Fiction
ISBN: 9780798164054
Date Released: 02 September 2013
Price (incl. VAT): R 220.00
Format: Soft cover, 96pp

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Athol Fugard , Riana Steyn

Born in the town of Middelburg in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa on 11 June 1932, Athol Fugard has been working in the theatre as a playwright,...