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Author: Octavia E Butler
Publisher: London : Headline, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dana, a Black woman, finds herself repeatedly transported to the antebellum South, where she must make sure that Rufus, the plantation owner's son, survives to father Dana's ancestor.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Octavia E Butler
ISBN: 9781472214812 1472214811
OCLC Number: 868081672
Notes: Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 1979.
Description: 295 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Octavia E. Butler.

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A modern black woman is transported to 19th-century Maryland, where she faces the cruel realities of slavery. Kindred, Octavia E. Butler's masterpiece, is an essential read and 'a shattering work of  Read more...

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The immediate effect of reading Octavia Butler's Kindred is to make every other time travel book in the world look as if it's wimping out * Tor.com * One cannot finish Kindred without feeling Read more...

 
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