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Author Engle, Margarita. 164388

Title The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist / Margarita Engle.

Imprint Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HI F Engle    ---  Available
Description 182 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary In free verse, evokes the voice of Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, a book-loving writer, feminist, and abolitionist who courageously fought injustice in nineteenth-century Cuba. Includes historical notes, excerpts from her writings, biographical information, and source notes.
Study Program AR RL 6.7 2.0 PHS
Subject Gomez de Avellaneda y Arteaga, Gertrudis, 1814-1873 -- Fiction. 559076
Novels in verse. 598295
Authors -- Fiction. 578959
Feminists -- Fiction. 406536
Abolitionists -- Fiction. 469229
Novels in verse.
Cuba -- History -- 1810-1899 -- Fiction. 559080
ISBN 9780547807430 (hardback)
0547807430 (hardback)

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