Power of the sword

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Series:
Courtney novels volume 5.
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Edition:
St. Martin's paperbacks ed.
Language:
English
Description
In the harsh and beautiful land of South Africa, races clash in an unequal struggle for justice that divides a family and inflames a whole continent. Manfred De La Rey, hard and lean as a desert lion, allows a blind, raging anger to catapult him to a dangerous success. While Shasa Courtney, his brother, strives to give meaning to his country's uncertain future, he is trapped in the inevitable rush of history.
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ISBN:
9781250124432
9780312940812
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