The Syringa Tree

The Syringa Tree

Book - 2006
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Young Elizabeth Grace, the privileged daughter of a part-Jewish doctor and his wife in South Africa in the 1960s, learns firsthand about the cruelties of apartheid when her beloved Xhosa nanny, Salamina, is forced to carry permission papers to enter white areas, and must hide her newborn baby from authorities.
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2006.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780375507557
Branch Call Number: FIC Gien
Characteristics: 262 pages


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