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Waiting for the Barbarians

Waiting for the Barbarians

A Novel (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

Great Books of the 20th Century

J. M. Coetzee - Author

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ISBN 9780140283358 | 160 pages | 01 Oct 1999 | Penguin | 5.51 x 8.30in | 18 - AND UP
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A modern classic, this early novel by Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee centers on the crisis of conscience and morality of the Magistrate-a loyal servant of the Empire working in a tiny frontier town, doing his best to ignore an inevitable war with the "barbarians."


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