Middle passage: a novel

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In 1830, seeking to escape an unwanted marriage, Rutherford Calhoun, a newly freed slave, becomes a stowaway aboard The Republic, unaware that the ship is a slave clipper bound for West Africa.
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9781501110528
9780689119682
9780452266384
9780684855882
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1150L
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Grouped Work ID a4f00a9e-0beb-c19d-1e9c-0edfb9c7af16
Grouping Title middle passage
Grouping Author johnson charles
Grouping Category book
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author Johnson, Charles, 1948-
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display_description It is 1830. Rutherford Calhoun, a newly freed slave and irrepressible rogue, is desperate to escape unscrupulous bill collectors and an impending marriage to a priggish schoolteacher. He jumps aboard the first boat leaving New Orleans, the Republic, a slave ship en route to collect members of a legendary African tribe, the Allmuseri. Thus begins a daring voyage of horror and self-discovery.--Publisher's description.
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publishDate 1990, 2015
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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, National Book Award -- 1990, Slave trade -- Fiction
title_display Middle passage : a novel
title_full Middle passage / Charles Johnson, Middle passage : a novel / Charles Johnson
title_short Middle passage :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet African Americans, National Book Award, Slave trade