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The Resource The farming of bones : a novel, Edwidge Danticat

The farming of bones : a novel, Edwidge Danticat

Label
The farming of bones : a novel
Title
The farming of bones
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Edwidge Danticat
Title variation
Farming of the bones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1937, on the Dominican side of the Haiti border, Amabelle, an orphaned maid to an army colonel's wife, falls in love with Sebastien, an itinerant sugarcane cutter, but their relationship is threatened by the violent persecution of the Haitians.
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1999.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
022924
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danticat, Edwidge
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.A5815
LC item number
F37 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas
  • Dominican-Haitian Conflict, 1937
  • Refugees
  • Haitians
  • Genocide
  • Dominican Republic
  • Haiti
Target audience
adult
Label
The farming of bones : a novel, Edwidge Danticat
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781569471265
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98003655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 38731998
  • 288290
Label
The farming of bones : a novel, Edwidge Danticat
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781569471265
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98003655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 38731998
  • 288290

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