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Restavec : from Haitian slave child to middle-class American

Author: Jean-Robert Cadet
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2000, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

Recounts the harrowing story of Cadet's youth as a restavec, as well as his inspiring climb to middle-class American life


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Jean-Robert Cadet; Jean-Robert Cadet
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Robert Cadet
ISBN: 0292712030 9780292712034 0292712022 9780292712027
OCLC Number: 1014249450
Notes: "An autobiography"--Cover.
Description: 182 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: ForewordChapter 1Chapter 2Chapter 3Chapter 4Chapter 5Chapter 6Chapter 7Chapter 8Chapter 9Chapter 10Chapter 11Chapter 12Chapter 13Chapter 14Chapter 15Chapter 16Chapter 17Chapter 18Chapter 19Afterword
Responsibility: Jean-Robert Cadet.


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