This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Republic of South Africa - This place is located at the southern part of Africa and the setting of the novel.
Cape Town - This place was the legislative capital.
Apartheid - This was a political system in place in South Africa from 1948 to 1994 which meant separateness.
Townships - These were areas where non-whites were forced to live after being evicted.
Government Avenue - This was where the House of Parliament was located.
House of Lies - This was another term referring to Parliament.
Afrikaans - This language was spoken mostly...
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