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Dessa Rose

(1986)
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The heart-warming saga of a slave's flight to freedom, Dessa Rosa provides a rich, compelling story of a pregnant slave condemned to die for a murderous act of rebellion.

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"Having this treasure of a book available again for new and more readers is not only necessary, it is imperative." - Toni Morrison

"A deep, rich, compelling work... I am astonished, moved and delighted with the language, the thought, the obvious collaboration of the ancestors and the love I read on these pages." - Alice Walker


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Used availability for Sherley Anne Williams's Dessa Rose

Hardback Editions

February 1999 : USA Library Binding

Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 1-4176-1757-8 / 978-1-4176-1757-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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July 1987 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dessa Rose (Thorndike Press Large Print Americana Series)
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 0-89621-813-9 / 978-0-89621-813-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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March 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley A Williams
ISBN: 0-333-43881-7 / 978-0-333-43881-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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July 1986 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 0-688-05113-8 / 978-0-688-05113-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: William Morrow & Co
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Paperback Editions

January 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel (P.S.)
Author(s): Sherley A Williams
ISBN: 0-06-201125-1 / 978-0-06-201125-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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January 1999 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley A Williams
ISBN: 0-688-16643-1 / 978-0-688-16643-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
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January 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dessa Rose (VMC)
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 1-86049-421-8 / 978-1-86049-421-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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September 1987 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 0-425-10337-4 / 978-0-425-10337-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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September 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley A Williams
ISBN: 0-7088-4021-3 / 978-0-7088-4021-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Futura Publications
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Audio Editions

July 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
Publisher: Phoenix Books
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July 2009 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
Publisher: Phoenix Books
Availability: Amazon AU   


July 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
Publisher: Phoenix Books
Availability: Amazon CA   


July 2009 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
Publisher: Phoenix Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


October 1999 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 1-57815-148-1 / 978-1-57815-148-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Media Books Llc
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September 1987 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: Dessa Rose
Author(s): Sherley Anne Williams
ISBN: 1-55800-001-1 / 978-1-55800-001-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dove Entertainment Inc
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Kindle Editions

August 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Dessa Rose: A Novel
Author(s): Sherley A Williams
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA