Before the Knife

Before the Knife

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In this unforgettable memoir, acclaimed novelist Carolyn Slaughter recalls her childhood in Africa and how the land itself released her from a rage that threatened to destroy her.

For Carolyn Slaughter, who grew up in Botswana in the 1950s, it was the Kalahari Desert that made life bearable. Her father was a cruel and violent district commissioner during the last days of British colonial rule, and their family’s stiff English facade masked an unspeakable household… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (December 18, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 406 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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