Wilbur Smith

"It's a strange paradox that a man gifted with too many talents can fritter them all away without developing a single one to its full.”"

Wilbur Smith is best known for his intriguing stories set in Africa during the 16th and 17th century eras, Wilbur takes his reader on a historical ride of fiction revolving around the influence of the English and Dutch in Southern Africa

Born 9th January, 1933 Kabwe, Zambia
Died 13th November 2021, Cape Town, South Africa

Author's books



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