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Salt : a novel

Author: Earl Lovelace
Publisher: New York : Persea Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A novel of Trinidad featuring Alford George, the son of a poor farm worker who rises above his class through sheer perseverance. He learns to speak properly by listening to broadcasts from England, studies hard to become a teacher, then turns activist to improve the educational system. That sends him into politics. By the author of The Wine of Astonishment.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Earl Lovelace
ISBN: 0892552263 9780892552269 0892552352 9780892552351
OCLC Number: 35970582
Description: 260 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Earl Lovelace.

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A novel of Trinidad featuring Alford George, the son of a poor farm worker who rises above his class through sheer perseverance. He learns to speak properly by listening to broadcasts from England, studies hard to become a teacher, then turns activist to improve the educational system. That sends him into politics. By the author of The Wine of Astonishment.

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