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The wedding at Port-au-Prince

Author: Hans Christoph Buch
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The author fuses world history with family memoir in this fascinating novel about the experiences of the author's grandfather, a German pharmacist and botanist who emigrates to Haiti and marries a black woman.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buch, Hans Christoph, 1944-
Wedding at Port-au-Prince.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1986
(OCoLC)592012196
Online version:
Buch, Hans Christoph, 1944-
Wedding at Port-au-Prince.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1986
(OCoLC)613069259
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Christoph Buch
ISBN: 0151955980 9780151955985
OCLC Number: 13524433
Notes: Translation of: Die Hochzeit von Port-au-Prince.
Description: 259 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Hochzeit von Port-au-Prince.
Responsibility: Hans Christoph Buch ; translated from the German by Ralph Manheim.

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The author fuses world history with family memoir in this fascinating novel about the experiences of the author's grandfather, a German pharmacist and botanist who emigrates to Haiti and marries a black woman.

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