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By Bernard Kruger

ISBN-10: 1425712878

ISBN-13: 9781425712877

WHAT merciless twist of tectonic irony prompted the inner most scar at the earth’s floor around the face of that continent that may additionally endure the main appalling of human tragedies?” So starts off a story set opposed to the backdrop of the undying mountain known as in Zulu uKhahlamba, “the Barrier of Spears.” but the tale isn't uniquely South African; it's not approximately apartheid, or approximately Blacks, or Whites. quite, it truly is in regards to the numerous ‘gray’ humans, traditional people who turn into trapped within the consummation of historic inevitabilities which are neither in their doing, nor in their determining. In a sad sequence of occasions pals will notice what sacrifices are exacted from those that could stay within the no man’s land of the summit, the place fog usually obscures the imaginative and prescient and deprivation dulls the senses until eventually it turns into all too effortless to float into antagonistic territory or stumble into the jaws of the precipice. yet they are going to additionally study that limitations usually are not constantly what they appear. In that hauntingly appealing land it really is by no means simply approximately survival, yet concerning the issues that make it actually priceless, similar to friendship, loyalty, and honor, whatever the price.

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