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Sunday, June 18, 2006

 

War on Terror Rhetoric 'Painfully Familiar'

SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- To San Francisco author Bernard Botes Kruger, the current climate of rising nationalism, detention without trial, prisoner abuse and domestic spying is "painfully" reminiscent of his youth in South Africa, where he was held in solitary confinement in a Pretoria prison for refusal to perform compulsory military service in that country's "terrorist" war. These are some of the themes that readers will discover in his compelling new historical novel, A Battlement of Spears, released by Xlibris.

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