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The color purple : a novel

Author: Alice Walker
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in the period between the world wars, this novel tells of two sisters, their trials, and their survival.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Epistolary fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Walker
ISBN: 0151191530 9780151191536 0156028352 9780156028356 9780156031820 0156031825
OCLC Number: 8221433
Awards: National Book Award for Fiction, 1983.
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983.
Description: 245 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Alice Walker.

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Winning a Pulitzer Prize in 1983, this feminist novel about an abused and uneducated black woman's struggle for empowerment was praised for the depth of its female characters and for its eloquent use  Read more...

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