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The Resource Brown girl, brownstones, Paule Marshall ; with an afterword by Mary Helen Washington

Brown girl, brownstones, Paule Marshall ; with an afterword by Mary Helen Washington

Label
Brown girl, brownstones
Title
Brown girl, brownstones
Statement of responsibility
Paule Marshall ; with an afterword by Mary Helen Washington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Set in Brooklyn during the Depression and World War II, this is the story of a Selina Boyce, the daughter of Barbadian immigrants. She is caught between the struggles of her hard-working, ambitious mother, who wnats to "buy house" and educate her daughters, and her father, who longs to return to the land in Barbados. Selina seeks to define her own identity and values as she struggles to surmount the racism and poverty that surround her."--Page 4 of cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marshall, Paule
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A7223
LC item number
B7 1981
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Contemporary classics by women
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West Indian Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Young women
  • Domestic fiction
  • Caribische literatuur
  • Fictie
  • Domestic fiction
  • West Indian Americans
  • Young women
  • New York (State)
Label
Brown girl, brownstones, Paule Marshall ; with an afterword by Mary Helen Washington
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm08069815
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Feminist Press ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780912670966
Lccn
81186655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08069815
  • (OCoLC)08069815
Label
Brown girl, brownstones, Paule Marshall ; with an afterword by Mary Helen Washington
Publication
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
ocm08069815
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Feminist Press ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780912670966
Lccn
81186655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o08069815
  • (OCoLC)08069815

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