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6 edition of The African and Caribbean Historical Novel in French found in the catalog.

The African and Caribbean Historical Novel in French

A Quest for Identity (Francophone Cultures & Literatures 3)

by Paschal B. Kyiiripuo Kyoore

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African,
  • Caribbean & Latin American,
  • European - French,
  • Africa - General,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11396189M
    ISBN 10082044572X
    ISBN 109780820445724
    OCLC/WorldCa43421972

      Combining fertile soils, vital trade routes, and a coveted strategic location, the islands and surrounding continental lowlands of the Caribbean were one of Europe’s earliest and most desirable colonial frontiers. The region was colonized over the course of five centuries by a revolving cast of Spanish, Dutch, French, and English forces, who imported first African slaves and later Asian   Roots is the story of an African man taken into slavery in at the age of sixteen and the six generations that came after him. It covers generations of slaves, free men, farmers, blacksmiths, lumber mill workers, lawyers, architects, and ://

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