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You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harcourt
Publication date April 1, 1982
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780156997782
ISBN-10 0156997789
Dimensions 1 by 5.50 by 8 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $12.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Thirteen short stories, including a political dialogue between two young Black women as they meet over the years, explore the Black experience in contemporary America, probing into relations between races and between sexes
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
A natural evolution from the earlier, much-acclaimed collection In Love & Trouble, these fourteen provocative and often humorous stories show women oppressed but not defeated. “[Walker] shrinks from no moral or emotional complexity, and she writes consummately skillful short stories” (Alice Adams, San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle).


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Paperback
Book cover for 9780156028622 Book cover for 9780156997782
 
Reprint edition from Mariner Books (May 1, 2004); titled "You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down"
9780156028622 | details & prices | 180 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $13.95
About: Thirteen short stories, including a political dialogue between two young black women as they meet over the years, explore the African-American experience in contemporary America, probing into relations between races and between sexes.
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from Harcourt (April 1, 1982); titled "You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down"
9780156997782 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $12.00
About: Thirteen short stories, including a political dialogue between two young Black women as they meet over the years, explore the Black experience in contemporary America, probing into relations between races and between sexes
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780833501721
 
from Turtleback Books (May 1, 2004); titled "You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down"
9781417672004 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $24.60
About: Anatural evolution from the earlier, much-acclaimed collection In Love& Trouble, these fourteen provocative and often humorous stories showwomen oppressed but not defeated.
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999); titled "You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down"
9780833501721 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $17.00

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