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Cotton song a novel by Bailey, Tom

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Published by Three Rivers Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Race relations -- Mississippi -- Fiction,
  • Infants -- Death -- Fiction,
  • African American women household employees -- Fiction,
  • Lynching -- Fiction,
  • African American girls -- Fiction,
  • Children of murder victims -- Fiction,
  • Social workers -- Fiction,
  • Mississippi -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTom Bailey.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.A3742 C68 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24065669M
ISBN 109781400083336
LC Control Number2009464716

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