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Song of solomon

Follows the life of Macon Dead, Jr., the son of the richest black family in a midwestern town, as he leaves home on a quest for personal freedom.

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  • "Toni Morrison"
  • "Song of Solomon"
  • "Song of Solomon"@ja
  • "Morrison's Song of Solomon"@en
  • "Song of solomon"
  • "Cliffs Notes on Morrison's Song of Solomon"@en

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  • "Literature Online includes the KnowledgeNotes student guides, a unique collection of critical introductions to major literary works. These high-quality, peer-reviewed academic resources are tailored to the needs of literature students and serve as a complement to the guidance provided by lecturers and seminar teachers."
  • "Follows the life of Macon Dead, Jr., the son of the richest black family in a midwestern town, as he leaves home on a quest for personal freedom."@en
  • "A cloth bag containing ten copies of the title, that may also include a folder with miscellaneous notes, discussion questions, biographical information, and reading lists to assist book group discussion leaders."
  • "Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Márquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt city to the place of his family's origins, Morrison introduces an entire cast of strivers and seeresses, liars and assassins, the inhabitants of a fully realized black world."@en
  • "Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Márquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt city to the place of his family's origins, Morrison introduces an entire cast of strivers and seeresses, liars and assassins, the inhabitants of a fully realized black world."
  • "Macon Dead, Jr., known as Milkman, grows up in "his father's money-haunted, death-haunted house with his silent sisters and strangely passive mother" and with his friend Guitar who is connected to the secret avengers called the Seven Days, falls in love with his cousin Hagar, learns from bootlegging Aunt Pilate, and then heads south, lured by the promise of buried gold and the mysteries of his heritage."
  • "Macon Dead, Jr., known as Milkman, grows up in "his father's money-haunted, death-haunted house with his silent sisters and strangely passive mother" and with his friend Guitar who is connected to the secret avengers called the Seven Days, falls in love with his cousin Hagar, learns from bootlegging Aunt Pilate, and then heads south, lured by the promise of buried gold and the mysteries of his heritage."@en
  • "This novel takes readers into a magical and richly peopled world which encompasses four generations of African American life."
  • "Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt city to the place of his family?s origins, Morrison introduces an entire cast of strivers and seeresses, liars and assassins, the inhabitants of a fully realized black world.From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "Een negerjongen gaat samen met vriend op zoek naar zijn afkomst en achtergrond in de geboortestreek van zijn voorouders."
  • "Meet Macon Dead, Jr., known as the "Milkman". Son of the richest Black family in a midwestern town, the first Black birth in the hospital, the story follows his life expressing passion, conflict, feelings of wanting, and striving to be alive."@en
  • "Roman over het leven van vier generaties van een zwarte Amerikaanse familie rond 1930."
  • "Song of Solomon explores the quest for cultural identity through an African American folktale about enslaved Africans who escape slavery by fleeing back to Africa. The novel tells the story of Macon "Milkman" Dead, a young man alienated from himself and estranged from his family, his community, and his historical and cultural roots. Milkman is faced with resolving the differing memories of his parents and his mysterious aunt Pilate, while questioning the historically charged realities thrown at him along a 30-year journey that enables him to reconnect with his past and realize his self-worth."@en
  • "Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel GarcIa MArquez. As she follows Milkman from his rustbelt city to the place of his family's origins, Morrison introduces an entire cast of strivers and seeresses, liars and assassins, the inhabitants of a fully realized black world. From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "This is a profoundly moving chronicle of slavery and its aftermath."@en
  • "Three generations of history in the African-American Dead family unravel in lyric and mythic time, as the central character Milkman grows from a fractured family pride to his hunt for hidden gold."@en

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  • "Familie- og slægtsromaner"@da
  • "American fiction"
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Fiction"
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  • "Romans (teksten)"
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  • "Song of Solomon. [OU course no. A319]"
  • "Song of Solomon : [a novel]"
  • "Solomons sang"
  • "Suo luo men zhi ge = Song of solomon : [ying han dui zhao]"
  • "ソロモンの歌"
  • "所罗门之歌 = Song of Solomon"
  • "Solomons Lied : Roman"
  • "Soromon no uta"@ja
  • "Soromon no uta"
  • "Song of solomon"
  • "Song of solomon"@en
  • "Song of Solomon : novel"@en
  • "De hemelvaart van Solomon"
  • "Salomons Lied"
  • "Šalomounova píseň"
  • "Pieśń Salomonowa"@pl
  • "Song of Salomon"
  • "Salomons sang"@da
  • "Suo luo men zhi ge"
  • "所罗门之歌"
  • "Song of Solomon : notes"@en
  • "Song of Solomon from KnowledgeNotes student guides"
  • "Song of Solomon / Toni Morrison; With an introduction by Toni Price"
  • "所羅門之歌"
  • "Ughnīyat Sulaymān"
  • "שיר השירים"
  • "Solomons Lied Roman"
  • "Solomons sång"
  • "Solomons sång"@sv
  • "Suo luo men zhi ge = Song of Solomon"
  • "Solomons Lied"
  • "Song of Solomon, Sula, Tar Baby"
  • "Suoluomen zhi ge"
  • "Solomons Lied. Teerbaby / [Dt. von Uli Aumüller ...] [EST: Tar Baby <dt.>]"
  • "所罗门之歌 = Song of solomon : [英汉对照]"
  • "Son of Solomon"@en
  • "Suoluomen zhi ge = Song of Solomon"
  • "Song of Solomon"@en
  • "Song of Solomon"

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