Knockout Narratives Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 14, 2015

    Marie Mutsuki Mockett: IMG On Trimming Roses



    Gardens do not wait. Weeds grow and flowers wilt. In the days and weeks following my father's death, my parents' garden continued to flourish and... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$8.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Literature- A to Z

Master of the Crossroads

by

Master of the Crossroads Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"Powerful, horrifying, and impressive. . . . No single work published in the last year matches the historical authority and gravitas of Bell's richly rewarding historical novel." (The Boston Globe)

When volume one of Madison Smartt Bell's trilogy, All Souls' Rising, was published in 1995, it was hailed as "one of the year's most substantial literary accomplishments" (The New York Times). Chronicling the beginning of the Haitian slave rebellion and the rise of Toussaint-Louverture-the charismatic former slave who led the revolt to become Haiti's great liberator- volume one closed just as the French, Spanish, and English governments began to recognize the true extent-and threat-of Toussaint's military genius. Now, in this powerfully imagined tale interwoven with the lives and destinies of blacks and whites, men and women, free and enslaved, Bell blends intense prose with themes of race and class that still resonate today.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142000038
Author:
Bell, Madison Smartt
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series:
Madison Smartt Bell
Series Volume:
02
Publication Date:
20011101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
752
Dimensions:
7.74x5.06x1.34 in. 1.05 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. The Stone That the Builder Refused Used Hardcover $9.95
  2. All Souls' Rising
    Used Trade Paper $2.95
  3. The Corrections
    Used Hardcover $3.50
  4. Them Used Mass Market $5.50
  5. Hotel World
    Used Trade Paper $5.95
  6. White Noise
    Used Trade Paper $5.50

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

Master of the Crossroads Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$8.50 In Stock
Product details 752 pages PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE - English 9780142000038 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.