Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: September 12, 1984 Price: $16.95
The chosen place is Bourneville, a remote, devastated part of a Caribbean island; the timeless people are its inhabitants -- black, poor, inextricably linked to their past enslavement. When the advance team for an ambitious American research project arrives, the tense, ambivalent relationships that evolve -- between natives and foreigners, black and...
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