Cry, the Beloved Country
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First published in 1948, Cry, The Beloved Country stands as the single most important novel in twentieth century South African literature. 20020218
Alan Paton was born on January 11, 1903 in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Paton became a science teacher in 1925, the start of a varied career, which ran parallel to his writing. He died in 1988.