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The polished hoe : a novel

Author: Austin Clarke
Publisher: New York : Amistad, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When Mary Mathilda of the West Indies' Birnshire Island confesses to killing a powerful sugar plantation owner, who she has served for more than thirty years and who is the father of her grown son, she sets off a devastating all-night vigil.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Austin Clarke
ISBN: 0060555653 9780060555658
OCLC Number: 52288744
Description: 462 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Austin Clarke.
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When Mary Mathilda of the West Indies' Birnshire Island confesses to killing a powerful sugar plantation owner, who she has served for more than thirty years and who is the father of her grown son, she sets off a devastating all-night vigil.

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