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Etienne van Heerden Ò 5 Download review ¸ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ò Etienne van Heerden characters Toorberg The novel finds its focus in the sad demise of the last of the Moolmans little Noah du Pisani illegitimate son of the rootless water finder Dowser du Pisani and the mad but extraordinarily beautiful CrazyTilly Moolman who falls down a borehole and dies Was he pushed or did he stumble And when he lay there his little cries w. This intriguing and excellent novel is set in the remote countryside of South Africa far from the big cities It was written during and concerns the Apartheid eraThe family tree printed at the beginning of the book is of great importance to the tale and its comprehension During my investigations into my family s South African roots I soon discovered that genealogy is a major preoccupation of the Afrikaner people And so it is in this novel which is based on the activities past and present of the Moolman and Riet families The Riet family otherwise known as the shame family is a branch of the Moolman family that is tainted in the eyes of the Moolmans because some non white African blood flows in their veins The Riets have mixed African Dutch rootsThe Moolmans own land on the Toorberg

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Etienne van Heerden Ò 5 Download review ¸ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ò Etienne van Heerden characters Toorberg Van der Ligt who has one arm and intersperses the narrative with detailed explanatory letters home to his beloved wifeOne by one the members of the Familie and the Skaamfamilie deceased and undeceased give their accounts until finally we have a clear picture of the strange seuence of events that took place on the fateful da. I loved this novel It is full of rich history mystery and poignant descriptions its plot is enjoyable and uniue and its themes are engaging and enchantingRead of what I thought on my blog

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Etienne van Heerden Ò 5 Download review ¸ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ò Etienne van Heerden characters Toorberg Inging up to the ears of the assembled living and dead for the spooks are of course all present and correct Moolmans at the top of the hole was he put out of his misery by a single shot from Abel Moolman's rifle And if so how many of the other Moolmans knew These are the uestions put by the investigating magistrate Abraham. Best Afrikaans fiction in a long time

  • Hardcover
  • 186
  • Toorberg
  • Etienne van Heerden
  • Afrikaans
  • 01 February 2019
  • 9780624024231