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Racial politics in 1940s Rhodesia. The Nobel Prize-winning author's first novel.|Racial politics in 1940s Rhodesia. The Nobel Prize-winning author's first novel. Stars Alison Pettit and Tracy-Ann Oberman.|Racial politics in 1940s Rhodesia.|The Nobel Prize winning author's first novel.|Stars Alison Pettit and Tracy-Ann Oberman.|Doris Lessing
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Mary's troubled relationship with houseboy Moses comes to a violent end.|Mary's troubled relationship with houseboy Moses comes to a violent end. Stars Alison Petit and Tracy-Ann Oberman.|Stars Alison Petit and Tracy-Ann Oberman.
2000082720000909By Doris Lessing, dramatised by Tina Pepler.|Mary Turner is found murdered on the verandah of her farmstead, her houseboy having confessed to the crime.|But he seems to have no motive.|A powerful exploration of 1940s Rhodesia.|With Alison Pettitt, Tracy-ann Oberman and Miles Anderson.|Director: Marion Nancarrow
@2000090320000916By Doris Lessing, dramatised by Tina Pepler.|In appointing Moses - the native Mary whipped - as their new houseboy, Dick is unknowingly sealing her fate.|Final part.|With Alison Pettitt, Tracy-ann Oberman, Andrew Scott and Nicholas Beveney.|Director: Marion Nancarrow
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