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On the Contrary

(1993)
Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover And Liar
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"On the surface On the Contrary is a picaresque historical novel, in which 18th century adventurer Estienne Barbier graduates from seducing French wives to South African widows via a long and bruising association with the Dutch East India Company. Underneath [it] is about today's South Africa and the dilemmas facing people challenging the status quo." - Sunday Telegraph

    

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Hardback Editions

August 1994 : USA Hardback
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Title: On the Contrary: A Novel : Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover and Liar
Author(s): Andre Philippus Brink
ISBN: 0-316-10884-7 / 978-0-316-10884-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T)
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August 1993 : UK Hardback
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Title: On the Contrary: Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover and Liar
Author(s): Andre Brink
ISBN: 0-436-20149-6 / 978-0-436-20149-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd
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Paperback Editions

September 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: On The Contrary: Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover and Liar
Author(s): Andre Brink
ISBN: 0-7493-9798-5 / 978-0-7493-9798-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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February 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: On the Contrary: Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover and Liar
Author(s): Andre Brink
ISBN: 0-7493-9752-7 / 978-0-7493-9752-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Minerva
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Kindle Editions

December 2011 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: On The Contrary: Being the Life of a Famous Rebel, Soldier, Traveller, Explorer, Reader, Builder, Scribe, Latinist, Lover and Liar
Author(s): Andre Brink
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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