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The Resource Property, Valerie Martin

Property, Valerie Martin

Label
Property
Title
Property
Statement of responsibility
Valerie Martin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The tragedies and emotional repercussions of slavery in the antebellum South are seen through the eyes of slave owner Manon Gaudet, who marries the owner of a sugar plantation, only to see her own slave, Sarah, become her husband's mistress
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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071052
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Martin, Valerie
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Plantation owners' spouses
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Slave insurrections
  • Plantation life
  • Women slaves
  • Mistresses
  • Slavery
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
Label
Property, Valerie Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm49576479
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780385504089
Lccn
2002066846
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-0695
Label
Property, Valerie Martin
Publication
Control code
ocm49576479
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780385504089
Lccn
2002066846
System control number
(Sirsi) ADI-0695

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