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The Resource Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel
Title
Island beneath the sea
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • "The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher
  • Born into slavery on the island of Saint-Domingue, Zarite, young Tete and her fellow slaves find solace in what remains of the African heritagebut when 20-year-old Toulouse Valmorain arrives to the island in 1770, he comes to rely on Tete's servitude. Over the course of four decades, Tete learns of humanity's great potential for both progress and crueueuelty
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allende, Isabel
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
LC call number
PQ8098.1.L54
LC item number
I7813 2010
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Peden, Margaret Sayers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed women
  • Women slaves
  • Sugar plantations
  • Plantation life
  • Haiti
  • Caribbean Area
Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
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
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
457 pages
Isbn
9780061988240
Lccn
2009046251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Author standing order, expected release date April 27, 2010.
System control number
  • 2009046251
  • (OCoLC)456180945
Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
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
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
457 pages
Isbn
9780061988240
Lccn
2009046251
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Author standing order, expected release date April 27, 2010.
System control number
  • 2009046251
  • (OCoLC)456180945

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