The Calling of Katie Makanya

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Author: Margaret McCord
Publisher: Jonathan Ball (2000)
Edition: Second Impression
ISBN-10: 0864862520
ISBN-13: 9780864862525
Condition: Fine
Binding: Softcover
Pages: 252 
Dimensions: 23.1 x 15.3 x 1 cm
Weight: 0.4 kg

A powerful memoir of an African woman whose life was lived mainly pre-apartheid. Katie Makanya had travelled to England and sang at Queen Victoria's court. She had also worked for 35 years as an interpreter, dispenser and loyal assistant to Dr James McCord, founder of the Zulu hospital, before her death in 1955, aged 83.



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