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The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver - Paperback - October 1, 1999 - from Decades Books (SKU: TPB51400)

The Poisonwood Bible

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver - Paperback - October 1, 1999 - from Decades Books (SKU: TPB51400)

The Poisonwood Bible

by Barbara Kingsolver

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  • paperback
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ISBN 10
0060930535
ISBN 13
9780060930530
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Binding corner wear top and bottom corners. First Harper Perennial Edition published in 1999. Paperback. This book is the story told by the wife of four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959. It takes place over 3 decades in post-colonial Africa.

Synopsis

The Poisonwood Bible (1998) by Barbara Kingsolver is a bestselling novel about a missionary family, the Prices, who in 1959 move from Georgia to the fictional village of Kilanga in the Belgian Congo. The Prices' story, which parallels their host country's tumultuous emergence into the post-colonial era, is narrated by the five women of the family: Orleanna, long-suffering wife of Baptist missionary Nathan Price, and their four daughters – Rachel, Leah, Adah, and Ruth May.

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Bookseller
Decades Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
TPB51400
Title
The Poisonwood Bible
Author
Barbara Kingsolver
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0060930535
ISBN 13
9780060930530
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Place of Publication
New York, New York
Date published
October 1, 1999
Keywords
Missionaries; Congo; HIstory

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Decades Books is about the many decades of the 20th and 21st centuries. Books in these other eras are also available: Bible Times, 1700's and earlier, and the 19th century [1800s.] Store Motto: Vintage Print and Digital.

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