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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Atheneum
Publication date September 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780689707339
ISBN-10 0689707339
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $11.00
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Summary
Arthur Swille politicizes, patronizes, and frets on his plantation in Swin'erd, Virginia, while his runaway slave, Raven Quickskill gives poetry readings and abolitionist lectures in Emancipation City, prompting his fellow fugitives to anger, fear, bravery, and betrayal
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Arthur Swille politicizes, patronizes, and frets on his plantation in Swin'erd, Virginia, while his runaway slave, Raven Quickskill gives poetry readings and abolitionist lectures in Emancipation City, prompting his fellow fugitives to anger, fear, bravery, and betrayal.

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Reprint edition from Scribner (June 1, 1998)
9780684847504 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $15.00
About: A comically surreal, bitingly ironic account of the Civil War as seen by three runaway slaves illuminates the political consciences of both blacks and whites through a mixture of history, fantasy, and today's political realities.
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Reprint edition from Atheneum (September 1, 1989)
9780689707339 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $11.00
About: Arthur Swille politicizes, patronizes, and frets on his plantation in Swin'erd, Virginia, while his runaway slave, Raven Quickskill gives poetry readings and abolitionist lectures in Emancipation City, prompting his fellow fugitives to anger, fear, bravery, and betrayal

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