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Author Kingsolver, Barbara, author.

Title The poisonwood Bible : a novel / Barbara Kingsolver.

Publication Info. New York : Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2005.

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 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC KINGSOLVER,B    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC KINGSOLVER,B    DUE 06-27-19
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC KINGSOLVER,B    Available
Edition 1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Description x, 546, 18 pages ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Harper Perennial modern classics
Harper Perennial modern classics.
Note Reprint with "P.S., insights, interviews & more" section.
Original copyright 1998.
Originally published: New York : HarperFlamingo, 1998.
Reprinted in Perennial 2002.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-546).
Summary The drama of a U.S. missionary family in Africa during a war of decolonization. At its center is Nathan Price, a self-righteous Baptist minister who establishes a mission in a village in 1959 Belgian Congo. The resulting clash of cultures is seen through the eyes of his wife and his four daughters.
Subject Americans -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Fiction.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Fiction.
Missionaries -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
ISBN 9780061577079 paperback
0061577073 paperback

 
    
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