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By J. M. Coetzee

In Cape city, South Africa, an outdated girl is death of melanoma. A classics professor, Mrs. Curren has been against the lies and brutality of apartheid all her existence, yet has lived insulated from its precise horrors. Now she is without notice compelled to return to phrases with the iron-hearted rage that the procedure has wrought. In a longer letter addressed to her daughter, who has lengthy on the grounds that fled to the United States, Mrs. Curren recounts the unusual occasions of her death days. She witnesses the burning of a close-by black township and discovers the bullet-riddled physique of her servant's son. A teenage black activist hiding in her home is killed by way of protection forces. and during all of it, her merely better half, the one individual to whom she will be able to confess her mounting anger and depression, is a homeless guy, an alcoholic, who someday seems to be on her doorstep.
Brilliantly crafted and resonant with metaphor, Age of Iron is "a beautifully discovered novel whose truths reduce to the bone." (The big apple occasions publication Review)

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