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From behind the counter : poems from a rural Jamaican experience

Author: Easton Lee
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Ian Randle Pub, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : OriginalView all editions and formats
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Easton Lee was born to a Chinese father and a Jamaican mother of mixed racial heritage in the 1930s at Wait-abit, Trelawny, Jamaica. The family lived in several villages and towns as his parents, moved shop, in search of a livelihood. Life was different then, no television, no telephones, inadequate road systems, no radio. The life of rural communities revolved and evolved around the church, the school and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lee, Easton.
From behind the counter : poems from a rural Jamaican experience.
(OCoLC)59401023
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Easton Lee
ISBN: 9789766378431 9766378436
OCLC Number: 878794745
Notes: Available from Peters Library Service.
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Easton Lee.

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The wisdom the lore and the teachings of the people of "old" Jamaica, people of multiple origins, as well as that of contemporary times, are captured in a "hundred and one" poems.  Read more...

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