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Jacobs, Rayda

Overview
Works: 31 works in 90 publications in 5 languages and 1,257 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Diaries  History  Drama  Documentary films 
Roles: Director
Classifications: PR9369.3.J289, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Rayda Jacobs
Confessions of a gambler by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abeeda, a South African woman in her late forties, is struggling to hold on to both halves of a double life. To others, she is a pious Muslim mother of four, coping with the death of one of her sons to AIDS. But Abeeda has also developed a gambling addiction, winning and losing huge amounts of money. In all, this is a gripping story of family, addiction, religion, and redemption
Eyes of the sky by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 18th century, Roeloff, the blue-eyed Eyes of the Sky, attempts to bridge the gap between the white settlers of the South African cape and the brown-skinned Sonqua people
The middle children by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The slave book by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Südafrika, um 1830-1840: Obwohl die neuen englischen Herren gegen die Sklaverei sind, gibt es genügend Sklaven, die auf den Farmen und in den Handwerksbetrieben schuften müssen. Daher kann der cholerische Weinbauer de Villiers auch problemlos 2 Sklaven für sein grosses Weingut ersteigern
Sachs Street by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bekentenissen van een speler : roman by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and Dutch and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een levenslustige, Zuid-Afrikaanse moslima worstelt met de spanning tussen wat geloof en familie van haar verwachten en de behoefte de tegenslagen van het leven te compenseren met seks en gokken
My father's orchid by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Postcards from South Africa by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mekkadagboek by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persoonlijk verslag in dagboek door de Zuid-Afrikaanse schrijfster van haar bedevaart naar Mekka
Joonie by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confessions of a gambler ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Cape Town, a devout Muslim mother of grown children becomes addicted to gambling. Soon, this intelligent and independent woman has lost everything and finds herself with mounting debts and a dangerous involvement with gangsters. At the same time, she is involved in a love triangle with her own married sister, who develops cancer. Based on a true story
The tuan of Antonie's Gat ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the 1700s, a sultan from Indonesia was captured by the Dutch and taken to Cape Town where he was imprisoned. After his escape, he hid in a coastal cave in Simonstown. This cave is now known as Antonie's Gat and it is said that his spirit continues to live there. At least two Cape Town families claim to be descendants of this 'tuan' and this documentary traces their attempts to establish lineage
Augen des Himmels [eine südafrikanische Familiensaga] ; Roman by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bekenntnisse einer Spielerin : Roman by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mecca diaries by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En spillers bekendelser by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robben island by Rayda Jacobs ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sachs Street : Bo-Kaap story by Rayda Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lady, that's the rules by Rayda Jacobs ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Portrait of Muslim women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A look in to the lives of muslim in South Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Jacobs, R.
Languages
English (70)
German (4)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
Russian (1)
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