The relationship between half-brothers Manfred De La Rey and Shasa Courtney explodes as South Africa is torn by racial conflict, and the Courtney family is torn by Tara's forbidden love
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These audiobooks from Macmillan UK offer abridged readings of some of the world's most popular authors. Handsomely packaged, they feature readings by eminent actors of the stage and screen, including James Fox, Martin Shaw, Tim Pigott-Smith and David Rintoul.From the Back Cover:
New York Times bestselling author Wilbur Smith unleashes his crowning epic with
The Passions of a Torn Land In the second half of the twentieth century, the future bears down on Africa―fueled by the sins of the past and the blood feuds of nations, tribes, and families. For the Courtney family, who have known this continent from the depths of its gold mines to the pinnacle of political power, a time of reckoning is at hand.
The Dawning of a New Age
Shasa Courtney has lived, fought and loved amongst Afrikaners, Englishmen, and natives. His mother is by his side but the rest of the world around him is exploding. Even his family harbors secrets more dangerous than his own worst enemies.
The Race Toward Revolution...
Now, a continent is convulsed. Streets teem with protestors. Desperate and devious men forge volatile alliances. And Shasa faces shocking revelations amongst traitors, fugitives, and heroes―leading a beloved country into the flames of civil war...
"Action is Smith's game, and he is a master."
―The Washington Post Book World
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Descrizione libro Little Brown & Co, 1987. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Never used!. Codice libro della libreria P110316801798
Descrizione libro Little Brown & Co, 1987. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria M0316801798
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Descrizione libro Little Brown & Co (T), 1987. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0316801798