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Song of Solomon

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Márquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt city to the place of his family's origins, Morrison  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2004555325
(OCoLC)54466964
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 9780307388124 0307388123 1283997355 9781283997355
OCLC Number: 294955562
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 337 p.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Toni Morrison ; [with a new foreword by the author].

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Macon Dead Jr, the son of a wealthy black property owner, who has been brought up to revere the white world. Macon learns about the tyranny of white society from his friend Guitar, though he is more  Read more...

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