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    Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read (EPUB) [Cambridge] Beautifully sustained No mere summary can do this story justice It must be read Set in 19th century in a British West Indies colony The narrator is a British woman of middle years who travels to the islands as a kind of n

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] Reviewing months or even weeks after reading a book has a mildly distorting effect The mind latches on to those firework elements their brightness seared into our memory although the accompanying smoke has blown away Strangely with this one there was very little that remained A burial at sea A bloody murder Looking at it a

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read characters Á E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Caryl Phillips Emily is a thirty year old spinster sent to the Caribbean to see the state of her father's plantation After a treacherous sea voyage on which her maid dies Emily arrives to find that her father's plantation manager has disap

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] Some of the other reviewers seem to be confused by aspects of this book First of all it is set at the time between the banning of the slave trade and the emancipation of all slaves ie a time when cargoes were no longer lawfully coming out of Africa but it was still lawful to own existing slaves in plantations Secondly Emily Cartwright is not travelling alone she has her companion Isabella who dies on the journey out Those are not

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] This book wasn't entirely easy to get through so thank God it was short The writing was undoubtedly good and I enjoyed learning about an eraworld that I was not previously familiar with But Phillips seemed to do little to keep the reader intere

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read Download Cambridge I wanted to like this book but I couldn't I think because I couldn't shake the thought that the author was interested in making a point than telling a story It seemed almost that he tried too hard to put the reader into the time and place and the minds of the characters

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    Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read characters Á E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Caryl Phillips (EPUB) [Cambridge] You don't get the narrative you want but you get the narrative you need This is not a book that will follow the formulas and conventions you are accustomed to I will say I disagree with the review on the cover I don't feel this is a f

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    characters Á E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Caryl Phillips (EPUB) [Cambridge] Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read I was assigned this book in college and recently realized that I never finished it so I went back and re read it It's a complicated little book The vast majority of it is told in the first person from the perspective of the spinster daughter of an increasingly indebted British landowner She is sent to inspect hi

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    (EPUB) [Cambridge] 35This book is a truly poignant and important narrative of the injustices and horrors of the slave trade with the use of the dual perspectives of Emily and Cambridge providing a searing juxtaposition and therefore weaving a subtle and effective commentary on this historical moment Phillips excels in description; the richness and detail of his descriptive voice instantly transports the reader to the setting of the Carribean as fi

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    Download Cambridge (EPUB) [Cambridge] Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read At first I felt that Emily's account though beautifully and cleverly written was not giving me any new insights or information However that very beauty and cleverness of writing the well researched 19th C voice gives insight into a character and perspective on events that provoke reflection and understanding That first long section moves slowly and then events and writing speed up to show the complexity of human intera

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  • Paperback
  • 192
  • Cambridge
  • Caryl Phillips
  • English
  • 01 July 2018
  • 9780679736899

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Free download ✓ Cambridge Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read Download Cambridge A prim and increasingly apprehensive Englishwoman observing the peculiarities and barely veiled brutality of a sugar plantation in the nineteenth century West Indies A devout black slave whose profoun. Emily is a thirty year old spinster sent to the Caribbean to see the state of her father s plantation After a treacherous sea voyage on which her maid dies Emily

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Free download ✓ Cambridge Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read Download Cambridge Dly Christian sense of justice is about to cost him his life In Cambridge one of England's most highly acclaimed young novelists tells their stories with an uncanny authenticity of voice and juxtapose. This book wasn t entirely easy to get through so thank God it was short The writing was undoubtedly good and I enjoyed learning about an eraworld that I was not p

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Free download ✓ Cambridge Caryl Phillips ´ 9 Read Download Cambridge S them to devastating effect As a suspenseful and inescapably damning portrait of the schizophrenia of slavery Caryl Phillips's book belongs to the company of Beloved and The Confessions of Nat Turner. 35This book is a truly poignant and important narrative of the injustices and horrors of the slave trade with the use of the dual perspectives of Emily and Cambri