Myrna Blumberg

White Madam

Published: Victor Gollancz, London, 1962

Edition: 1st

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London, Victor Gollancz. 1st Edition. Near fine red cloth covers in a very good plus dust wrapper. Jacket has a small chip on the top edge of the front panel. Internally fine.

The book tells the story of journalist Myrna Blumberg who was arrested in South Africa in 1960. The arrest happened during a crackdown by the South African authorities following the attempt on the life of Prime Minister Hendrik Verwoerd. Blumberg was arrested in the early hours of the morning and detained for an extended period by the South African authorities,not being allowed to see her family and young son for months. The book gives a detailed account of her imprisonment and the background of Apartheid in South Africa in the 1960's.

  • Jacket Condition: Very Good +
  • Binding Condition: Near fine
  • Overall Condition: Very Good +
  • Size: 8 Vo
  • Sold By: White Eagle Books
  • Contact Person: Andrew Saidi
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 020 8997 9894
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Paypal
  • Trade Associations: PBFA IOBA

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