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Beloved

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: London : Vintage Classic, 2007.
Series: Vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Terrible, unspeakable things happened to Sethe at Sweet Home, the farm where she lived as a slave for so many years until she escaped to Ohio. Her new life is full of hope but eighteen years later she is still not free. Sethe's new home is not only haunted by the memories of her past but also by the ghost of her baby, who died nameless and whose tombstone is engraved with a single word: Beloved.
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Genre/Form: Classical fiction
Fiction
History
Movie novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 9780099511656 9780099273936 0099511657 9781448103621 0099273934 1448103622
OCLC Number: 166314827
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1987.
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 1988 (United States)
Description: 321 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics.
Responsibility: Toni Morrison.

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'Toni Morrison was a giant of her times and ours... Beloved is a heartbreaking testimony to the ongoing ravages of slavery, and should be read by all' 'I adored her honesty. I admired the way she Read more...

 
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