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The Resource The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist, Margarita Engle

The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist, Margarita Engle

Label
The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist
Title
The lightning dreamer
Title remainder
Cuba's greatest abolitionist
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle
Title variation
Cuba's greatest abolitionist
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In free verse, this fictionalization evokes the voice of Gertrudis Gomez de Avellaneda, a book-loving writer, feminist, and abolitionist who fought injustice in nineteenth-century Cuba. Includes historical notes, excerpts from her writings, biographical information, and source notes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.5.E54
LC item number
Lig 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gómez de Avellaneda, Gertrudis
  • Authors, Cuban
  • Feminists
  • Abolitionists
  • Authors
  • Feminists
  • Abolitionists
  • Cuba
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist, Margarita Engle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Historical background -- pt. 1. Suns and rays, 1827 -- pt. 2. The orphan theater, 1827 -- pt. 3. The marriage market, 1828 -- pt. 4. See me as I am, 1829 -- pt. 5. The hotel of Peace, 1836 -- Historical note -- The writing of Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780547807430
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013003913
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828265007
  • (OCoLC)828265007
  • 1922828
  • 1941042
Label
The lightning dreamer : Cuba's greatest abolitionist, Margarita Engle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Historical background -- pt. 1. Suns and rays, 1827 -- pt. 2. The orphan theater, 1827 -- pt. 3. The marriage market, 1828 -- pt. 4. See me as I am, 1829 -- pt. 5. The hotel of Peace, 1836 -- Historical note -- The writing of Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780547807430
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013003913
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828265007
  • (OCoLC)828265007
  • 1922828
  • 1941042

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