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Beloved : a novel

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York : Plume, 1988. ©1987
Series: Plume contemporary fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved." Sethe and Denver take her in and then strange things begin to happen. Set in rural Ohio several years after the Civil War, this profoundly affecting chronicle of slavery and its aftermath is Toni Morrison's greatest novel, a dazzling achievement, and the most  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 0452261368 9780452261365 0452264464 9780452264465 0452280621 9780452280625
OCLC Number: 17548829
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1988
Description: 275 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Plume contemporary fiction.
Other Titles: Beloved (Motion picture : 1998)
Responsibility: by Toni Morrison.
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Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is persistantly haunted by the ghost of her dead baby girl.  Read more...

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