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Burning the grass

Jagielski, Wojciech

Burning the grass

at the heart of change in South Africa, 1990-2011

by Jagielski, Wojciech

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politicians,
  • Biography,
  • Afrikaners,
  • Apartheid,
  • Racism,
  • Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWojciech Jagielski ; translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones
    ContributionsLloyd-Jones, Antonia, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1949.T47 J3413 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 pages
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27195403M
    ISBN 101609806476
    ISBN 109781609806477
    LC Control Number2015017972
    OCLC/WorldCa904459853

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Burning the Grass book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the great modern narrative nonfiction tradition of Ryszard Kapu 4/5(9). In the great modern narrative nonfiction tradition of Ryszard Kapuściński, Burning the Grass is a literary masterpiece of true crime based on the April murder of Eugène Terre’Blanche, firebrand leader of the far-right AWB (Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging–the Afrikaner Resistance Movement), who espoused white Afrikaner rule even as it was ending in South Africa.

In the great modern narrative nonfiction tradition of Ryszard Kapuściński, Burning the Grass is a literary masterpiece of true crime based on the April murder of Eugène Terre'Blanche, firebrand leader of the far-right AWB (Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging--the Afrikaner Resistance Movement), who espoused white Afrikaner rule even as it was ending in South Africa.

Burning the Grass: At the Heart of Change in South Africa, – Wojciech Jagielski, trans. from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.

Seven Stories, $ trade paper (p) ISBN Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: When the grass is burnt on the plains of northern Nigeria, the Fulani cattlemen move to the Niger, and Mai Sunsaye is.

Description: In the great modern narrative nonfiction tradition of Ryszard Kapuściński, Burning the Grass is a literary masterpiece of true crime based on the April murder of Eugène Terre'Blanche, firebrand leader of the far-right AWB (Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging--the Burning the grass book Resistance Movement), who espoused white Afrikaner rule even as it was ending in South Africa.

She is the author of Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teaching of Plants and Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses.

She lives in Syracuse, New York, where she is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of Environmental Biology, and the founder and director of the Center for Native Peoples and the Environment/5().

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The first angel blew his trumpet, and there followed hail and fire, mixed with blood, and these were thrown upon the earth.

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The locusts which are sent not to injure the vegetation are clearly not literal locusts, and the security of those who have the seal of God in their. When the grass is burnt on the plains of northern Nigeria, the Fulani cattlemen move to the Niger, and Mai Sunsaye is afflicted with "wandering sickness." From inside the book What people are saying - 3/5(2).

Home» Nigeria» Cyprian Ekwensi» Burning Grass Cyprian Ekwensi: Burning Grass. The story is set among the Fulanis of Nigeria, a tribe that makes it living from cattle. Mai Sunsaye is the local chief, though he is challenged and hated by Ardo.

Unusually, Mai only has one wife, Shaitu. He has three sons (two have previously died). Synopsis(as seen on the back cover of the book) Burning Grass is an enthralling tale of Northern Nigeria where, when the grass is burnt on the plains, the Fulani cattlemen move southwards towards the.

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