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Quest For the Promise (#02 in African Covenant Series)

Jack Cavanaugh
Quest For the Promise (#02 in African Covenant Series)

Quest For the Promise (#02 in African Covenant Series)

Jack Cavanaugh

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287 pages/35 chapters^

- Publisher African Covenant Series/Book Two^^A journey of faith...^In a nineteenth century South African colony oppressed by British rule, the descendants of Dutch immigrants, native Africans, and mixed-race people fight to carve out an existence in a nation where Afrikaner identities are intertwined with the Bible and the precious South African land.^^To the Afrikaner family of Christiaan van der Kemp, hope rests upon a dramatic-and dangerous-trek across hostile wilderness territory to a settlement they can call their own.^^To Jama, the descendant of freed slave Ding, the future lies in the spartan kraals of his family's Zulu ancestors.^^To the mixed-race Griquas, descendants of Matthew Durbin, peace lies in an elusive place of acceptance for this people without a country.^^Experience the dreams, loves, victories, and tragedies of three families inescapably linked by the battle for Afrikaner independence and their quest for the Promised Land.^

- Publisher Those who enjoy historical fiction will find Quest for the Promised Land an exciting read. Set in 19th century South Africa amidst the Afrikaner fight for independence, this book will provide a background for understanding today's South Africa.

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287 pages/35 chapters^
- Publisher

African Covenant Series/Book Two^^A journey of faith...^In a nineteenth century South African colony oppressed by British rule, the descendants of Dutch immigrants, native Africans, and mixed-race people fight to carve out an existence in a nation where Afrikaner identities are intertwined with the Bible and the precious South African land.^^To the Afrikaner family of Christiaan van der Kemp, hope rests upon a dramatic-and dangerous-trek across hostile wilderness territory to a settlement they can call their own.^^To Jama, the descendant of freed slave Ding, the future lies in the spartan kraals of his family's Zulu ancestors.^^To the mixed-race Griquas, descendants of Matthew Durbin, peace lies in an elusive place of acceptance for this people without a country.^^Experience the dreams, loves, victories, and tragedies of three families inescapably linked by the battle for Afrikaner independence and their quest for the Promised Land.^
- Publisher

Those who enjoy historical fiction will find Quest for the Promised Land an exciting read. Set in 19th century South Africa amidst the Afrikaner fight for independence, this book will provide a background for understanding today's South Africa.
- Publisher

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Jack Cavanaugh

Jack Cavanaugh is a veteran sportswriter whose work has appeJack Cavanaugh is a veteran sportswriter whose work has appeared most notably on the sports pages of The New York Times,ared most notably on the sports pages of The New York Times, for which he has covered hundreds of assignments. He is the for which he has covered hundreds of assignments. He is the author of Giants Among Men (2008) and Tunney (2006), which author of Giants Among Men (2008) and Tunney (2006), which was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in biography. In additionwas nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in biography. In additionC

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  • Catalogue Code 113370
  • Product Code 080240863X
  • EAN 9780802408631
  • Pages 287
  • Department General Books
  • Category Fiction
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Moody Publishers
  • Publication Date May 1997
  • Dimensions 229 x 152 x 20 mm
  • Weight 0.408kg

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