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  • "Band of angels"@it
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  • "Amantha Starr, who was sent to Ohio at age nine to receive an education, does not return to her father's Kentucky plantation until she learns of his death. At his graveside she is shocked to learn that her mother had been a plantation slave, and now she, Amantha, is being sold by her father's creditors. This is her story for a search of freedom."
  • "Evoquant le Sud à la veille de la guerre de Sécession, ce roman fut mis à l'écran par Raoul Walsh. Samantha Starr vit heureuse au côté de son père, dans le beau domaine de Starrwood. La mort de son père lui fait découvrir alors qu'elle est la fille d'une esclave qui a partagé le lit de son père. Sans testament en sa faveur, elle est vendue avec le domaine ..."
  • "Amantha Starr, born and raised by a doting father on a Kentucky plantation in the years before the Civil War, is the heroine of this powerfully dramatic novel. At her father's death Amantha learns that her mother was a slave and that she, too, is to be sold into servitude. What follows is a vast panorama of one of the most turbulent periods of American history as seen through the eyes of this star-crossed young woman. Amantha soon finds herself in New Orleans, where she spends the war years with Hamish Bond, a slave trader. At war's end, she marries Tobias Sears, a Union officer and Emersonian idealist. Despite sporadic periods of contentment; Amantha finds life with Tobias trying, and she is haunted still by her tangled past. Oh, who am I? she asks at the beginning of the novel. Only after many years, after achieving a hard-won wisdom and maturity, does she begin to understand the answer to that question. Band of Angels puts on ready display Robert Penn Warren's prodigious gifts. First published in 1955, it is one of the most searing and vivid fictional accounts of the Civil War era ever written."

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  • "History"@en
  • "History"
  • "Powieść amerykańska"
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "Historical fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Pictorial works"
  • "War stories"@en
  • "War stories"
  • "Romans (teksten)"

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  • "Slavin van de vrijheid"
  • "חבורת מלאכים : רומן"
  • "Om jeg blot kunne blive fri. Overs. efter originaludg. "Band of angels" af Karina Windfeld-Hansen. Omslagstegn.: Henrik Hansen"@da
  • "Amantha : Roman"
  • "Band of Angels (...)"
  • "Band of angels"@en
  • "Band of angels"
  • "Coro de ángeles"
  • "L'esclave libre"
  • "La banda degli angeli"@it
  • "La banda degli angeli"
  • "Band of angels : [a novel]"
  • "Amantha : band of angels, roman"
  • "Om Jeg blot kunne blive fri"@da
  • "Ḥavurat malʼakhim"
  • "Haborot Malukim"
  • "L'Esclave libre ["Band of angels"]"
  • "L'esclave libre: roman"
  • "Om jeg blot kunne blive fri"
  • "Band of Angels"@en
  • "Band of Angels"
  • "L'esclave libre : roman"
  • "Voinstvo angelov"
  • "Band of angels : a complete novel"
  • "Band of angels : a complete novel"@en
  • "Band of angels : (2. print.)"
  • "Amantha = Band of angels : Roman"
  • "Amantha : >>band of angels<< ; Roman"
  • "Amantha"

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