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Dominion

Author: Calvin Baker
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West [2006] ©2006
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First pbk. editionView all editions and formats
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Recently freed from slavery at the end of the seventeenth century, Jasper Merian leaves Virginia for the territory to the west, where he plans to carve out a new life for himself, leaving behind two sons, one free and one a slave.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Baker, Calvin, 1972-
Dominion.
(OCoLC)154230102
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Calvin Baker
ISBN: 9781555845964 1555845967
OCLC Number: 881685230
Notes: Includes Grove Press reading group guide.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (368 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Calvin Baker.

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Recently freed from slavery at the end of the seventeenth century, Jasper Merian leaves Virginia for the territory to the west, where he plans to carve out a new life for himself, leaving behind two sons, one free and one a slave.

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"Intense, brief, and beautifully written, this first novel easily evokes many facets of the African American experience. Absorbing, imaginative, and well written, this is an exceptional first novel."

 
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