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The lacuna : a novel

Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: New York ; Ontario : Harper, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The story of Harrison William Shepherd, a man caught between two worlds -- Mexico and the United States in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s -- and whose search for identity takes readers to the heart of the twentieth century's most tumultuous events"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Epistolary fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 9780060852573 0060852577 9780060852580 0060852585 9781554684755 1554684757 9780571252640 0571252648
OCLC Number: 313656952
Awards: Orange Prize for Fiction, 2010.
Description: x, 507 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Barbara Kingsolver.

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Crossing two decades, from the vibrant revolutionary murals of Mexico City to the halls of a Congress bent on eradicating the colour red, The Lacuna is as deep and rich as the New World itself.  Read more...

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