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Leopard Boy (Translation) (Paperback) (Daniel Picouly)

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"This prize-winning historical novel, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, centers on the search by conflicting parties for a mottled-skinned boy rumored to be the son of Marie-Antoinette and a man of color. Of mixed-race parentage himself,Daniel Picouly offers a prescient re-creation of postcolonial France in light of its immigrant population"--
"This prize-winning historical novel, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, centers on the search by conflicting parties for a mottled-skinned boy rumored to be the son of Marie-Antoinette and a man of color. Of mixed-race parentage himself,Daniel Picouly offers a prescient re-creation of postcolonial France in light of its immigrant population"--
Edition: Translation
Number of Pages: 293
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Caraf Books: Caribbean and African Literature Translated from French
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Virginia Pr
Author: Daniel Picouly
Language: English
Street Date: January 11, 2016
TCIN: 23936840
UPC: 9780813937908
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-8042
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