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Nowhere Else on Earth

Nowhere Else on Earth( )
Author: Humphreys, Josephine
Publication Date:Nov 2002
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $32.99
Book Description:

"Brought up in a mixed-race community - part Scots, part Native American - in the forests of North Carolina in the mid-nineteenth century, Rhoda is the first of her family to be able to read and her parents have plans for her. But the coming of the Civil War brings labour conscription for her brothers, who become outlaws, unwilling to fight for the Confederacy; and when Rhoda falls in love with the outlaw leader Henry, her mother fears the relationship can only lead to...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Fiction / Southern
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.9 x 19.2 x 2.4 cm
Book Weight:0.272 Kilograms
Author Biography
Humphreys, Josephine (Author)
Josephine Humphreys is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Letters. She is the author of "Dreams of Sleep," which won the 1985 Hemingway Foundation Award for a first work of fiction; of "Rich in Love," made into a major motion picture; & of "The Fireman's Fair" (all available from Penguin). She lives in Charleston, South Carolina.


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