[EPUB] ✼ Cry The Beloved Country By Alan Paton – E17streets4all.co.uk Cry the Beloved Country the most famous and important novel in South Africa’s history was an immediate worldwide bestseller in 1948 Alan Paton’s impassioned novel about a black man’s country und Cry The Beloved Country the most famous and important novel in South Africa’s history was an immediate worldwide bestseller in Alan Paton’s impassioned novel about a black man’s country under white man’s law is a work of searing beauty Cry The Beloved Country for the unborn child that is the inheritor of our fear Let him not love the earth too deeply Let him not laugh too gladly when the water runs through his fingers nor stand too silent when the setting sun makes red the veld with fire Let him not be too moved when the birds of his land are singing nor give too much of his heart to a mountain or valley For fear will rob him of all if he gives too much The eminent literary critic Lewis Gannett wrote “We have had many novels from statesmen and reformers almost all bad; many novels from poets almost all thin In Alan Paton’s.
Alan Stewart Paton was born and educated in Pietermaritzburg KwaZulu Natal He started his career by teaching at a school in Ixopo where he met and married his first wife The dramatic career change to director of a reformatory for black youths at Diepkloof near Johannesburg had a profound effect on his thinking The publication of Cry The Beloved Country made him one of South Africa's.
- 316 pages
- Cry The Beloved Country
- Alan Paton
- 22 May 2014 Alan Paton