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5 edition of South African Stories found in the catalog.

South African Stories

True Stories of Faith, Hardship and Deliverance From the Hearts and Pens of Black South Africans

by Dan Cole

  • 390 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by North Wind Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • South African poetry (English),
  • General,
  • Christian poetry, South African (English),
  • Inspirational,
  • Religion - Christian Life,
  • South Africa,
  • Inspirational - General,
  • Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Christianity - Christian Life - Social Issues,
  • Faith,
  • Religion / General,
  • Christian poetry, South Africa,
  • Black authors,
  • Christian biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8566606M
    ISBN 100972062017
    ISBN 109780972062015
    OCLC/WorldCa56798900

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