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Cane River / Lalita Tademy.

Tademy, Lalita. (Author).


Five generations and a hundred years in the life of a matriarchal black Louisiana family are encapsulated in this ambitious debut novel that is based in part upon the lives, as preserved in both historical record and oral tradition, of the author's ancestors.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780446530521 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 9780446527323
  • ISBN: 9780446678452 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0446530522 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0446527327
  • ISBN: 0446678457 (trade pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 418 p. : ill., geneal. table ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Warner Books, c2001.

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General Note:
"Oprah's book club"--Cover.
Maps on endpapers.
Subject: African American families > Fiction.
African American women > Fiction.
Cane River Region (La.) > Fiction.
Louisiana > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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  • 0 of 0 copies available at Prince Rupert Library.


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