The poisonwood Bible : a novel / Barbara Kingsolver.
- http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0911/98019901-b.html - Contributor biographical information
- http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/98019901.html - Publisher description
0 current holds with 175 total copies.
- ISBN: 0060175400
- ISBN: 9780060175405
- Physical Description: x, 546 p. ; 25 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : HarperFlamingo, c1998.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 545-546).
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Genesis -- The revelation -- The judges -- Bel and the serpent -- Exodus -- Song of the three children -- The eyes in the trees.
|Summary, etc.:|| The drama of a U.S. missionary family in Africa during a war of decolonization. At its center is Nathan Price, a self-righteous Baptist minister who establishes a mission in a village in 1959 Belgian Congo. The resulting clash of cultures is seen through the eyes of his wife and his four daughters. By the author of Pigs in Heaven.
Search for related items by subject