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At the Full and Change of the Moon

At the Full and Change of the Moon - 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0802137234

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ISBN13: 978-0802137234
ISBN10: 0802137237
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Edition/Copyright: 99
Publisher: Grove Press, Inc.
Published: 1999
International: No

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At the Full and Change of the Moon - 99 edition

ISBN13: 978-0802137234

Dionne Brand

ISBN13: 978-0802137234
ISBN10: 0802137237
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 99
Publisher: Grove Press, Inc.

Published: 1999
International: No
Summary

Written with lyrical fire in a chorus of vividly rendered voices, Dionne Brand's second novel is an epic of the African diaspora across the globe. It begins in 1824 on Trinidad, where Marie-Ursule, queen of a secret slave society called the Sans Peur Regiment, plots a mass suicide. The end of the Sans Peur is also the beginning of a new world, for Marie-Ursule cannot kill her young daughter, Bola -- who escapes to live free and bear a dynasty of descendants who spill out across the Caribbean, North America, and Europe. Haunted by a legacy of passion and oppression, the children of Bola pass through two world wars and into the confusion, estrangement, and violence of the late twentieth century.

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