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  • ISBN: 9780395877500
  • ISBN: 0395877504
  • ISBN: 9780395785904
  • ISBN: 0395785901
  • Physical Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
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  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1996.

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General Note: Society of American Historians James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 1997.
Summary, etc.: A surrealistic novel on the black experience. The action is in the form of vignettes and ranges from cattle killing by the Xhosa in Africa, believing this will drive the whites away, to a black bishop in Philadelphia taking his flock out of the white man's church.
Awards:
Society of American Historians James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 1997.
Subject: African Americans Fiction
African American clergy Fiction
Africans United States Fiction
African American families Fiction
Philadelphia (Pa.) Fiction
Race relations Fiction
Noirs américains Pennsylvanie Philadelphie Histoire 18e siècle Romans, nouvelles, etc
Clerge noir américain Pennsylvanie Philadelphie Romans, nouvelles, etc
Africains Pennsylvanie Philadelphie Romans, nouvelles, etc
Familles négro américaines Romans, nouvelles, etc
Relations raciales Romans, nouvelles, etc
African American clergy
African American families
African Americans
Africans
Race relations
Pennsylvania Philadelphia
United States
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
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