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A swarthy boy.

Edgar MittelholМ€zer

A swarthy boy.

by Edgar MittelholМ€zer

  • 123 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guyana
    • Subjects:
    • Mittelhol̈zer, Edgar.,
    • Guyana -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Autobiographical.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6025.I89 Z5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6000779M
      LC Control Number66038397
      OCLC/WorldCa840461

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Set against the backdrop of early 20th century Guyana, this book focuses on the genetic, psychological and social implications of skin colour and miscegenation, a concern which is also at the heart of much of Mittelholzer's work/5.

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