SEROWE: VILLAGE OF THE RAIN WIND, foreword by Ronald Blythe

: Head (B.)

R 298.00
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245pp., paperback, Reprint, Harlow, (1981) 2008


Historical portrait of 100 years of the Botswanan community living in Serowe, reconstructed through the words of different members of the village.

Bessie Head (1937-1986) was born in South Africa but spent much of her life in Botswana. She is the author of Tales of Tenderness and Power, an anthology of stories, personal observations and legends; A Woman Alone, autobiographical writings; the novels When Rain Clouds GatherMaru and The Cardinals; the short story collection, A Collector of Treasures, and the autobiography, A Question of Power