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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
The story of two sisters--one a missionary in Africa and the other a child wife living in the South--who sustain their loyalty to and trust in each other across time, distance, and silence
Summary
The lives of two sisters--Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a southern woman married to a man she hates--are revealed in a series of letters exchanged over thirty years
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 1983.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060818
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Alice
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
LC item number
C6 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Sisters
  • Adult child sexual abuse victims
  • Abused wives
  • Women missionaries
  • Americans
  • Southern States
  • Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
The color purple, Alice Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
10th anniversary ed.
Extent
xii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780756929732
Isbn Type
(Harcourt hardcover)
Lccn
91-47202
Note
Sayers Collection.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm25164541
Label
The color purple, Alice Walker
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
10th anniversary ed.
Extent
xii, 290 p.
Isbn
9780756929732
Isbn Type
(Harcourt hardcover)
Lccn
91-47202
Note
Sayers Collection.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm25164541

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