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LocationClark County
Call NoF Gyas
TitleHomegoing / Yaa Gyasi.
AuthorGyasi, Yaa. author.
Total Circ0
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StatusLocationBarcodeCall NoCreated OnIssue NameCirc StatusTemp Loc
 Clark County30293101889934F Gyas1/13/2021 AvailableClark County

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781101971062
International Standard Book Number 1101971061
Personal Name Gyasi, Yaa. author.
Title Statement Homegoing / Yaa Gyasi.
Edition Statement First Vintage Books edition.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice New York : Vintage Books, 2017.
Physical Description 305 pages : genealogical table ; 21 cm.
Summary, Etc. "Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana. Effia will be married off to an English colonial, and will live in comfort in the sprawling, palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle, raising half-caste children who will be sent abroad to be educated in England before returning to the Gold Coast to serve as administrators of the Empire. Her sister, Esi, will be imprisoned beneath Effia in the Castle's women's dungeon, and then shipped off on a boat bound for America, where she will be sold into slavery."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note 910L Lexile
Study Program Information Note Accelerated Reader AR UG 6 18 182425.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Slavery Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term African Americans History Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Women Ghana Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Geographical Term Ghana History 18th century Fiction.
Index Term-Genre/Form Historical fiction
Index Term-Genre/Form Domestic fiction.

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