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The Resource The color purple, Alice Walker

The color purple, Alice Walker

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Celie's letters tell the story of 20 years of her life, beginning at age 14 when she is raped by her father and attempting to protect her sister from the same fate, and continuing over the course of her marriage to 'Mister, ' a brutal man who terrorizes her. Celie eventually learns that her abusive husband has been keeping her sister's letters from her and the rage she feels, combined with an example of love and independence provided by her close friend Shug, pushes her finally toward an awakening of her creative and loving self. Part of A Harvest Book Series. 300pp. PUBLISHER ANNOTATION, c2005
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Townsend Award for Fiction Winners
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
C6 2003
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Harvest book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • Abused wives
  • Sisters
  • Southern States
Label
The color purple, Alice Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2003005887
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780156028356
Lccn
2003005887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780156028356
  • (OCoLC)51867796
Label
The color purple, Alice Walker
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2003005887
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780156028356
Lccn
2003005887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780156028356
  • (OCoLC)51867796

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