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Possessing the Secret of Joy / Edition 1

Possessing the Secret of Joy / Edition 1

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by Alice Walker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0671789457

ISBN-13: 2900671789458

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Washington Square Press

A New York Times bestseller, this is the story of Tashi Johnson, a tribal African woman now living in North America. As a young woman, a misguided loyalty to the customs of her people led her to submit to the tribal initiation rite of passage. Severely traumatized, she spends the rest of her life trying to reconcile her African heritage with her experience as a modern

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A New York Times bestseller, this is the story of Tashi Johnson, a tribal African woman now living in North America. As a young woman, a misguided loyalty to the customs of her people led her to submit to the tribal initiation rite of passage. Severely traumatized, she spends the rest of her life trying to reconcile her African heritage with her experience as a modern woman in America. Previously published by Pocket Books. (Trade)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900671789458
Publisher:
Washington Square Press
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
304

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