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text She left me the gun : my mother's life before me

Summary

Documents the author's investigation into a shattering childhood trauma in South Africa, tracing the discovery of her grandfather's abuse of her mother, which compelled her mother's unsuccessful attempt to kill him before fleeing the country.

Contents
If You Think That's Aggressive Then You Really Haven't Lived -- South Africa, 1932-1960 -- Chasing The Train -- London, Buckinghamshire, London -- Departure -- At the Archive -- A Very Interesting Group Of People -- Friends are Like Jewels -- Gold... Read more
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Description
xvi, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher
The Penguin Press 2013

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TADL-WOOD 921 BROCKES, PAULINE DULCIE BRO in Adult Non-fiction Available

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