By Ruth First
2009 booklet of a 1965 book. fortunately filling a request for a retail epub
An unforgettable account of defiance opposed to political terror by means of certainly one of South Africas pioneering anti-apartheid activists
An priceless testimonial of the excesses of the apartheid process, 117 Days offers the harrowing chronicle of journalist Ruth Firsts isolation and abuse by the hands of South African interrogators after her arrest in 1963. Upon her arrest, she was once detained in solitary confinement less than South Africas infamous ninety-day detention legislation. this is often the tale of the struggle of nerves that ensued among First and her particular department captorsa paintings that continues to be a vintage portrait of oppression and the honor of the human spirit.
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117 Days: An Account of Confinement and Interrogation Under the South African 90-Day Detention Law by Ruth First