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The Resource Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker

Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker

Label
Possessing the secret of joy
Title
Possessing the secret of joy
Statement of responsibility
Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The acclaimed author of The Color Purple presents a provocative story of a young tribal African woman who lives most of her adult life in America. Tashi submits toher people's custom of genital mutilation. Severely traumatize d by the experience, she spends the rest of her life battling madness, trying to regain the ability to recognize her own reality
Summary
Severely traumatized after suffering genital mutilation in her native Africa, Tashi Johnson spends much of her adult life in North America seeking help through psychoanalysis and desperate to regain the ability to feel
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060821
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
P67 1992
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
33705
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
Lccn
92006883
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25373376
  • (OCoLC)25373376
Label
Possessing the secret of joy, Alice Walker
Link
Publication
Control code
33705
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780151731527
Lccn
92006883
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25373376
  • (OCoLC)25373376

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