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2 edition of rain goddess. found in the catalog.

rain goddess.

Peter Stiff

rain goddess.

by Peter Stiff

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Published by Jacaranda Press in Salisbury, Rhodesia .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.S8546 Rai, PR9390.9.S75 Rai
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5111735M
LC Control Number74184312

Author:Wolfson, Margaret Olivia. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. Marriage of the Rain Goddess: A South African Myth. All of our paper waste is recycled within . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stiff, Peter. Rain goddess. Johannesburg: Galago, , © (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type.

The Rain Gods crew did an excellent job and were very thorough. They worked well with our other contractors and the installation went very smoothly. We appreciate the prompt, expert, and friendly service received from Rain Gods. FRANK & NADIA SANTOSUOSSO, MISSISSAUGA. The Great Mother Goddess, giving and generous, evolved into God the Father, withholding and judgmental. And rain, the bountiful milk from Her eternally full breast, become the salty semen of He.

The Rain Goddess is within the scope of WikiProject Zimbabwe, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Zimbabwe and Zimbabwe-related you would like to participate, visit the project page. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.: This article has not yet received a rating on the project's importance scale. Additional Physical Format: Online version: McBagonluri, Diana B. (Diana Bamford). Tears of a rain goddess. Accra, Ghana: Excellent Pub. & Printing, La Education.


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I have seen a quote in a book that said "The Rain Goddess was the way the war (in Rhodesia) was." I don't know if it was or not, but the book is mildly entertaining and fairly informative.

I wouldn't reccomend the high price usually attached to this book, but if you're interested in the Rhodeisan Bush War, you might find this entertaining/5.

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