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Author: Alice Walker
Publisher: Orlando : Harvest Book, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The color purple is the story of two sisters - one a missionary to Africa and the other a child wife living in the South - who remain loyal to one another across time, distance and silence. Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, the classic of American literature is rich with passion, pain, inspiration, and indomitable love of life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Walker
ISBN: 9780156031820 0156031825 9780156028356 0156028352
OCLC Number: 848109756
Notes: Originally published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970.
Description: 294 pages ; 17 cm
Responsibility: 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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