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From Harvey River : a memoir of my mother and her island

Author: Lorna Goodison
Publisher: New York : Amistad, [2008] ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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The author shares the story of her mother's family, tracing their origins in a privileged parish community historically marked as a place through which runaway slaves escaped and describing her mother's life in urban Jamaica.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Lorna Goodison; Harvey family.; Lorna Goodison; Harvey family.; Lorna Goodison; Harvey family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorna Goodison
ISBN: 9780061337550 0061337552
OCLC Number: 156818063
Notes: Originally published: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2007.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lorna Goodison.

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The author shares the story of her mother's family, tracing their origins in a privileged parish community historically marked as a place through which runaway slaves escaped and describing her mother's life in urban Jamaica.

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