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The Resource Washington Black, Esi Edugyan

Washington Black, Esi Edugyan

Label
Washington Black
Title
Washington Black
Statement of responsibility
Esi Edugyan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unexpectedly chosen to be a family manservant, an eleven-year-old Barbados sugar-plantation slave is initiated into a world of scientific inquiry and dignity before a devastating betrayal propels him throughout the world in search of his true self
Summary
Unexpectedly chosen to be a family manservant, an 11-year-old Barbados sugar-plantation slave is initiated into a world of technology and dignity before a devastating betrayal propels him throughout the world in search of his true self
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2019.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2018.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2018
  • Scotiabank Giller Prize, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692373
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edugyan, Esi
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Sugar plantations
  • Voyages and travels
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Barbados
Target audience
adult
Label
Washington Black, Esi Edugyan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi Book."
  • "Originally published in hardcover in Canada by Patrick Crean Editions, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., Toronto, in 2018"--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21429289
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780525521426
Lccn
2017058436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1019837790
  • (DLC) 2017058436
  • 1191680
Label
Washington Black, Esi Edugyan
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi Book."
  • "Originally published in hardcover in Canada by Patrick Crean Editions, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., Toronto, in 2018"--title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21429289
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9780525521426
Lccn
2017058436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1019837790
  • (DLC) 2017058436
  • 1191680

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