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The Resource The Salt Roads

The Salt Roads

Label
The Salt Roads
Title
The Salt Roads
Statement of responsibility
Nalo Hopkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nalo Hopkinson's third novel invokes the goddess of love in the name of redemption Hopkinson's time-traveling, genre-spanning novel weaves a common thread of spiritualism and hope through three intertwined stories of women possessed by Ezili, the goddess of love, as she inspires, inhabits, and guides them through trying personal and historical moments. Jeanne Duval is a talented entertainer suffering from the ravages of a sexually transmitted disease; Mer is a slave and talented doctor who bears witness as Saint Domingue throws off the yoke of colonial rule in the early nineteenth century; an
Summary
Brought into being by the lamentations of three Caribbean slave women, a powerful deity begins a search to discover herself and inhabits the minds of three women throughout history
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120539
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3 .H5927 S25 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Salt Roads
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover Page; Praise for the Writing of Nalo Hopkinson; Title Page; Beat ...,; Paris, 1842; Break/; Beat!; One-; Drop; Blues; Paris, 1842; Sister; Soul; Throwing; Paris, 1842; Word; Slide; Rattle; Chain; Break; Water; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E.; Propping; Paris, Spring 1844; Sorrow; Blood; Paris, 1842; Paris, September 1844; Sing; Rip; Paris, June 30, 1845; Paris, August 1848; Tide; Ebb; Beat; Break/; 1859, Paris Maison Municipale De Santé; Rattle; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E.; Neuilly, France; Drink; Saw; Jizz; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E; Jazz; Rock; Saint Domingue; Down; See; Blow; Hole; Riff
  • AcknowledgmentsAbout the Author; Copyright Page
Control code
ocn898104106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (486 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781504001168
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
04650492-14A3-4530-AA29-FF06FE4A728E
Label
The Salt Roads
Link
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover Page; Praise for the Writing of Nalo Hopkinson; Title Page; Beat ...,; Paris, 1842; Break/; Beat!; One-; Drop; Blues; Paris, 1842; Sister; Soul; Throwing; Paris, 1842; Word; Slide; Rattle; Chain; Break; Water; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E.; Propping; Paris, Spring 1844; Sorrow; Blood; Paris, 1842; Paris, September 1844; Sing; Rip; Paris, June 30, 1845; Paris, August 1848; Tide; Ebb; Beat; Break/; 1859, Paris Maison Municipale De Santé; Rattle; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E.; Neuilly, France; Drink; Saw; Jizz; Alexandria, Egypt, 345 C.E; Jazz; Rock; Saint Domingue; Down; See; Blow; Hole; Riff
  • AcknowledgmentsAbout the Author; Copyright Page
Control code
ocn898104106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (486 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781504001168
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
04650492-14A3-4530-AA29-FF06FE4A728E

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