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The Colony The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai by  John Tayman - Signed First Edition - 2006 - from E Ridge fine Books and Biblio.com

The Colony The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai

by Tayman, John

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Scribner. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 074323300X . Signed by author. Signed and inscribed on the title page. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 421 pp. Notes and Index. Slight lean; discoloration inside the back cover. Remains and attractive copy. "From 1866 through 1969, the Hawaiian and American governments banished nearly 9,000 leprosy sufferers into exile on a peninsula on the Hawaiian island of Molokai. ...Tayman has created a fitting monument to the strength and character of the castoffs in particular, and human beings as a whole. B&w photos. " From Publishers Weekly. ; 9.2 X 6.2 X 1.3 inches; 421 pages .




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