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0141031522
Blonde roots
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Author: Evaristo, Bernardine
Publication year: 2009
Media class: Paperback
Genre: Slaves Plantations Family Slavery
Classification: F
Publisher: Penguin, 2009
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780141031521
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Originally published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 2008
Imagine if the Transatlantic slave trade was reversed. Imagine Africans the masters and Europeans their slaves. Now meet young Doris, living in a sleepy English cottage. One day she is kidnapped and put aboard a slave ship bound for the New World.
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A Blak-Wyte version of 'Planet of the Apes'. Bitterly humorous, very brutal at times (Have your sick-bag handy!). Depicts slaves as non-people. Exuberant and inventive. Star rating: 4 out of 5 Recommend? Yes, but selectively
15/05/21
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