When Was Cry the Beloved Country set?
Then, when Was Cry the Beloved Country published?
February 1, 1948
Subsequently, question is, is Cry the Beloved Country a true story? Alan Paton's impassioned novel about a black man's country under white man's law is a work of searing beauty. Cry, the Beloved Country, is the deeply moving story of the Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo and his son, Absalom, set against the background of a land and a people riven by racial injustice.
Herein, what is the setting of the story Cry the Beloved Country?
The setting of Cry, the Beloved Country is held in the mid 1940's at the beginnings of Apartheid where racial tensions remained strong. The two main places where the story occurs are in the fictional village of Ndotsheni and the great city of Johannesburg.
How long is Cry the Beloved Country?
Cry, the Beloved Country
|First US edition|
|Publication date||February 1, 1948|
|Media type||Print (hard~ & paperback)|
|Pages||256 pp (hardback ed., UK) 273 pp (hardback ed., US)|