The Gold Diggers

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It’s 2008 and the height of Zimbabwe’s economic demise. A group of passengers is huddled in a Toyota Quantum about to embark on a treacherous expedition to the City of Gold. They have paid a high price for the dangerous passage to what they believe is a better life; in their minds, the streets of Johannesburg are paved with gold. But they will have to dig deep to get close to any gold, dirtying themselves in the process. Told with brave honesty and bold description, the stories of the individual immigrants are simultaneously heart-breaking and heart-warming.

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It’s 2008 and the height of Zimbabwe’s economic demise. A group of passengers is huddled in a Toyota Quantum about to embark on a treacherous expedition to the City of Gold. They have paid a high price for the dangerous passage to what they believe is a better life; in their minds, the streets of Johannesburg are paved with gold. But they will have to dig deep to get close to any gold, dirtying themselves in the process. Told with brave honesty and bold description, the stories of the individual immigrants are simultaneously heart-breaking and heart-warming.

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Author

Sue Nyathi

Format

Paperback

No. of Pages

304

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