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Black sugar

Author: Miguel Bonnefoy; Emily Boyce
Publisher: London : Gallic Books, 2017 ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A prize-winning author's magical realist fable about greed and corruption in Venezuela, Black Sugar gives a fascinating view of the country's social and economic development throughout the twentieth century through the story of a family of sugarcane growers. It tells of buried treasure and the legendary privateer Henry Morgan."--Book description, Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Henry Morgan; Henry Morgan
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miguel Bonnefoy; Emily Boyce
ISBN: 9781910477526 1910477524
OCLC Number: 1030745149
Description: 207 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Miguel Bonnefoy ; translated from the French by Emily Boyce.

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Life in a remote Venezuelan village is transformed by successive travellers seeking Henry Morgan's legendary buried treasure.  Read more...

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Praise for Octavio's Journey 'An unforgettable new voice' Le Soir 'A wonderful debut' Lib ration 'Simply magical' Elle 'A masterfully composed poetic and picaresque fable' Le Figaro

 
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