Publisher description for Age of iron / J.M. Coetzee.

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Counter Mrs. Cullen, the narrator in this novel, is an elderly white woman dying of cancer in a country afflicted with its own mortal sickness.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Women South Africa Cape Town Fiction, Cancer Patients Fiction