Peter  Abrahams





Peter Abrahams

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born
in Vrededorp, South Africa
March 03, 1919

gender
male

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Peter Abrahams is a South African novelist currently residing in Jamaica.
See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Ab...

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Average rating: 3.80 · 471 ratings · 46 reviews · 12 distinct works · Similar authors
Mine Boy
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 351 ratings — published 1976 — 7 editions
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Tell Freedom
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1982 — 6 editions
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The Path of Thunder
3.14 of 5 stars 3.14 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 1959 — 4 editions
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A Wreath for Udomo
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 19 ratings3 editions
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The View from Coyaba
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1985 — 2 editions
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Wild conquest
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1982
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The Coyaba Chronicles
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2000 — 3 editions
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This Island Now
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1966 — 3 editions
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The Black Experience in the...
2.0 of 5 stars 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2001 — 2 editions
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Mine Boy
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
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“You see, love is strong. Stronger than hate even. Love is the only thing that can kill hate, nothing else. You see, hate destroys and that's why love is stronger. It builds. There is hope for all the colored people in this country while one white woman can love one colored man. Love keeps one alive. It makes you understan and fight...”
Peter Abrahams, The Path of Thunder
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“I don't want anything now, Sarie thought, not a thing in the world. I have everything I want. Yesterday I wanted so much without knowing what. Today I've got everything...”
Peter Abrahams, The Path of Thunder
tags: love

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