The Resource Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah

Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood
Title
Born a crime
Title remainder
stories from a South African childhood
Statement of responsibility
Trevor Noah
Title variation
Stories from a South African childhood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars tells his wild coming-of-age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Noah provides something deeper than traditional memoirists: powerfully funny observations about how farcical political and social systems play out in our lives. Noah was born illegal-- the son of a white, Dutch father and a black Xhosa mother, who had to pretend to be his nanny or his father's servant in the brief moments when the family came together
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaOAUW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Noah, Trevor
Dewey number
792.702/8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Noah, Trevor
  • Comedians
  • Comedians
  • Television personalities
  • Racially mixed people
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Apartheid
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 288 p.
Isbn
9780385689229
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 226265
  • (HPL)vtls005560792
  • 353832
Label
Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, Trevor Noah
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 288 p.
Isbn
9780385689229
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 226265
  • (HPL)vtls005560792
  • 353832

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