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Van der Post, Laurens

Overview
Works: 339 works in 1,407 publications in 7 languages and 28,226 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Folklore  Personal narratives‡vBritish  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Drama  Interviews  Film adaptations  Anecdotes 
Roles: Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Commentator, Editor, Other, Narrator, Correspondent
Classifications: PR9369.3.V33, 823
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Most widely held works by Laurens Van der Post
The lost world of the Kalahari by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
111 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the author's search for the vanishing Bushmen of South Africa
Jung and the story of our time by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heart of the hunter by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
59 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A continuation of the story begun in The lost world of the Kalahari
A view of all the Russias by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
47 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of 1962 visit to the U.S.S.R. Shorter version appeared in "Holiday" magazine
Venture to the interior by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
69 editions published between 1951 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African cooking by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the foods and cooking of the nations of Africa and provides a great variety of African recipes
A story like the wind by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
34 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francois saves Xhabbo's life and is schooled in Bushman culture. Xhabba teaches him the methods needed to survive the violence of contemporary Africa
The dark eye in Africa by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
36 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Race problems in Africa in the form of questions and answers, presented by a British resident of South Africa. Based on talks given at the C.L. Jung Institute and the Psychological Club of Zurich, March 1964
Testament to the Bushmen by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the Bushmen traditions and culture, looks at the routines of their daily life, and explains why their nomadic existence is threatened. Bibliog
A far-off place by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
30 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Nonnie and Francois, both on the brink of adulthood, a thousand-mile trip across Africa's Kalahari Desert becomes a pilgrimage of self-discovery
The seed and the sower by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
41 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of two British officers in a Japanese POW camp in Java in 1942, as experienced in the company of the prisoners and oppressors. Out of all the violence and misery, strange bonds are forged in a battle of contrasting wills and philosophies
The hunter and the whale; a tale of Africa by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
37 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and French and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman fra Sydafrika om menneskelig udholdenhed
Flamingo feather by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
50 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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A portrait of all the Russias by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mantis carol by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
20 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Japan by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First catch your eland by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1982 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a province, a novel by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
20 editions published between 1934 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
South African's friendship with a native wins his interest in the blackman's plight during the 1930's
A bar of shadow by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
16 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fortælling om en brutal japansk sergeant, der er opsynsmand for en krigsfangelejr
The face beside the fire, a novel by Laurens Van der Post ( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1985 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores human relationships, telling the story of the painter David Michaeljohn from Boyhood in South Africa to self-discovery
 
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Alternative Names
Der Post, Laurens van.
der Post, Laurens Van 1906-1996
DerPost, Laurens van 1906-1996
Post, Laurens Jan van der 1906-1996
Post, Laurens van der.
Post, Laurens van der 1906-
Post Laurens van der 1906-1996
Van der Post, Laurens.
Van der Post, Laurens 1906-1996
Van der Post, Laurens 1906-1996 Sir
Van der Post, Laurens, Sir, 1906-1996
VanDerPost, Laurens 1906-1996
ヴァン・デル・ポスト, L
ヴァン・デル・ポスト, ローレンス
バン・デル・ポスト, ローレンス
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