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So far back : a novel

Author: Pam Durban
Publisher: New York : Picador USA, 2001, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador USA pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Louisa Hilliard, the last descendant of one of Charleston's oldest families, finds her quiet life turned upside down when she comes upon the diary of one of her ancestors, which recounts the story of Diana, a 19th Century slave who worked for the Hilliards. As Louisa learns of Diana's tragic fate, she begins to sense a presence roaming in her house. Attempting to appease this presence and set right age-old wrongs,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Ghost stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pam Durban
ISBN: 0312283474 9780312283476
OCLC Number: 48655253
Notes: Originally published: 2000.
Description: x, 259 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Pam Durban.

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Louisa Hilliard, the last descendant of one of Charleston's oldest families, finds her quiet life turned upside down when she comes upon the diary of one of her ancestors, which recounts the story of Diana, a 19th Century slave who worked for the Hilliards. As Louisa learns of Diana's tragic fate, she begins to sense a presence roaming in her house. Attempting to appease this presence and set right age-old wrongs, she discovers how her own life is entangled in her family's haunted history.

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