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Flamingo Feather (1955)
A Story of Africa
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    Red Web in Africa (Review)
    Flamingo Feather, by Laurens van der Post
    1. Flamingo Feather by Laurens van der Post
    The Saturday Review, March 19, 1955, p. 16
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    Black-and-White Africa (4 Reviews)
    Flamingo Feather, by Laurens van der Post
    1. Flamingo Feather by Laurens van der Post
    2. The Fair House by Jack Cope
    3. Russian Roulette by Anthony Bloomfield
    4. The Untidy Pilgrim by Eugene Walter
    Encounter, June 1955, pp. 81-84
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    Selected New Books (6 Reviews)
    Fiction
    1. Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis
    2. The Magician, and the Widow by Georges Simenon
    3. Flamingo Feather by Laurens van der Post
    4. Once in Aleppo by Donald Richmond Barton
    5. Face Value by Robert Standish
    6. Diplomatic Conclusions by Roger Peyrefitte
    The Nation, May 28, 1955, p. 468
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    Briefly Noted (7 Reviews)
    Fiction
    1. The Troublemaker by Ann Birstein
    2. Flamingo Feather by Laurens van der Post
    3. Bertie Wooster Sees It Through by P.G. Wodehouse
    4. Sincerely, Willis Wayde by John P. Marquand
    5. Once in Aleppo by Donald Richmond Barton
    6. The Captain's Table by Richard Gordon
    7. The Hound of Earth by Vance N. Bourjaily
    The New Yorker, February 26, 1955, pp. 100-101
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (9 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. Two Minutes Till Midnight by Elmer H. Davis
    2. Civilization and Foreign Policy by Louis J. Halle
    3. The Noble Savage by Lawrence Hanson and Elisabeth Hanson
    4. Gertrude Lawrence as Mrs. A by Richard Stoddard Aldrich
    5. Flamingo Feather by Laurens van der Post
    6. Fellow Passenger by Geoffrey Household
    7. All Men Are Mortal by Simone de Beauvoir
    8. Homecoming by Jiro Osaragi
    9. The Vagabond by Colette
    The Atlantic Monthly, March 1955, pp. 78-85