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Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf ; Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This book tells the story of a Korean war veteran on a quest to save his younger sister. Frank Money is an angry, broken veteran of the Korean War who, after traumatic experiences on the front lines, finds himself back in racist America with more than just physical scars. He is shocked out of his crippling apathy by the need to rescue his medically abused younger sister and take her back to the small Georgia town  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Family
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 9780307594167 0307594165 9780307399724 0307399729
OCLC Number: 758388708
Notes: Includes 2 poems (at beginning and end).
Description: 145 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Toni Morrison.

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This book tells the story of a Korean war veteran on a quest to save his younger sister. Frank Money is an angry, broken veteran of the Korean War who, after traumatic experiences on the front lines, finds himself back in racist America with more than just physical scars. He is shocked out of his crippling apathy by the need to rescue his medically abused younger sister and take her back to the small Georgia town they come from that he's hated all his life.

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