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The literature police

Peter D. McDonald

The literature police

apartheid censorship and its cultural consequences

by Peter D. McDonald

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Censorship -- South Africa -- History,
  • South African literature -- Censorship,
  • Apartheid -- South Africa

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-399) and index.

    StatementPeter D. McDonald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ658.S6 M34 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 416 p. :
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23632814M
    ISBN 100199283346
    ISBN 109780199283347
    LC Control Number2009291728


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