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Wash : a novel

Author: Margaret Wrinkle
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, Berkeley, CA : Distributed by Publishers Group West [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When the pressures of early 1800s westward expansion and debt threaten to destroy everything he's built, a troubled Revolutionary War veteran embarks on an audacious plan involving setting one of his male slaves as his breeding sire.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wrinkle, Margaret.
Wash.
(DLC) 2013404395
(OCoLC)812957125
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Wrinkle
ISBN: 9780802193780 0802193781
OCLC Number: 881684357
Awards: Winner of Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize 2013
Runner-up for Dayton Literary Peace Prize (Fiction) 2014
Commended for Chautauqua Prize 2014
Description: 1 online resource (408 pages)
Responsibility: Margaret Wrinkle.

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Wrinkle's luminous, affecting debut novel is the impassioned story of two men and a woman joined by slave breeding in early 19th-century Tennessee. Written as an accusation, a revelation, and a  Read more...

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Winner of the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize Named a Best Book of 2013 by the "Wall Street Journal" "A masterly literary work . . . Wrinkle s novel does not allow us to draw easy correlations but Read more...

 
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