Sacred Hunger

Sacred Hunger

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Winner of the Booker Prize

A historical novel set in the eighteenth century, Sacred Hunger is a stunning, engrossing exploration of power, domination, and greed in the British Empire as it entered fully into the slave trade and spread it throughout its colonies. Barry Unsworth follows the failing fortunes of William Kemp, a merchant pinning his last chance to a slave ship; his son who needs a fortune because he is in love with an upper-class woman; and his nephew… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Anchor (January 10, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 2.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Man Booker Prize 1992 winner

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This writer of historical fiction died on tuesday, 5th of June, 2012. "Barry Unsworth, considered one of the foremost historical novelists in English"...

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