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Rose is a wonderfully rich and intricate novel set in nineteenth-century Wigan, a town located in the coal country of Lancashire.  Its protagonist, Jonathan Blair, is a mining engineer who has been chased out of Africa for "stealing" from the missionaries' Bible Fund in order to pay off the porter of his expedition into the interior of the Gold Coast; he is now down and out in London.

Blair's employer, Bishop Hannay, promises to send him back to Africa if he can… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Ballantine Books (January 18, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 416 pages

File size: 2.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Hammett Prize 1996 winner

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