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The Resource Agaat : a novel, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns

Agaat : a novel, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns

Label
Agaat : a novel
Title
Agaat
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • afr
  • eng
Summary
Focuses on the relationship between Milla, an aging white female farmer in South Africa, and Agaat, her black maidservant, in a story set near the end of apartheid
Member of
Summary
Set in apartheid South Africa, Agaat portrays the unique relationship between Milla, a 67-year-old white woman, and her black maidservant turned caretaker, Agaat
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
350869
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Niekerk, Marlene
Dewey number
839.3636
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT6592.32.A545
LC item number
A6513 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heyns, Michiel
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women farmers
  • Women household employees
  • Farm life
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
Agaat : a novel, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Afrikaans: Kaapstad : Tafelberg, 2004. This translation originally published as The way of women: Jeppestown : Jonathan Ball, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18035552
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 581 pages
Isbn
9780982503096
Lccn
2009039476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn440283252
  • (OCoLC)440283252
Label
Agaat : a novel, Marlene van Niekerk ; translated by Michiel Heyns
Publication
Note
Originally published in Afrikaans: Kaapstad : Tafelberg, 2004. This translation originally published as The way of women: Jeppestown : Jonathan Ball, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18035552
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 581 pages
Isbn
9780982503096
Lccn
2009039476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn440283252
  • (OCoLC)440283252

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