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Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: From www.bloomsbury.com: Mehring is rich. He has all the privileges and possessions that South Africa has to offer, but his possessions refuse to remain objects. His wife, son and mistress leave him; his foreman and workers become increasingly indifferent to his stewardship; even the land rises up, as drought, then flood, destroy his farm. As the upheaval in Mehring's world increasingly...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gardners Books 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOR

Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: The Nobel Laureate's psychologically penetrating story of the love affair between a rich South African and the illegal alien she "picks up" on a whim Who picked up whom? Is the pickup the illegal immigrant desperate to evade deportation to his impoverished desert country? Or is the pickup the powerful businessman's daughter trying to escape a priveleged background she despises? When Julie...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOR

Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: A comprehensive collection of the author's nonfiction works ranges from reports on the 1976 Soweto uprising and observations of Zimbabe at the dawn of independence to portraits of such figures as Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Co. 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 828.914 GOR

Gordimer, Nadine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823 Gordi

Gordimer, Nadine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823 GOR

Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: A collection of short fictional works offers insight into the author's use of rich language to convey themes ranging from politics and sexuality to race and family life, in a volume that includes such pieces as "Friday's Footprint" and "Something Out There."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOR

Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: When South Africa is riven by war and the Smales, a white couple, take refuge in the village of their former servant July, their relationships are completely transformed.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1982

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Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: A schoolboy playing truant bumps into his revered father coming out of a cinema with a woman.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 1990

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Gordimer, Nadine.

Summary: The novel is set in South Africa during the last days of the white regime. The heroine is Vera Stark, a white lawyer who works to restore land taken from blacks by the government. Her political work is played out against a background of family problems, among them an overbearing husband, a lesbian daughter and a son who has emigrated to England and is divorcing his wife. By the author of My...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux 1994

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Gordimer, Nadine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 809.04 GOR

Murphy, Molly.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 892.73 MUR

Summary: A narration of short stories previously broadcasted on public radio stations.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: The Symphony Space 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SEL

Summary: Award-winning series of classic and contemporary fiction performed by acclaimed actors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Symphony Space 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SEL