Quicksand
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New York : Penguin Books, 2002, ©1928.
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Book
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xxxvii, 154 pages ; 20 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9780141181271, 0141181273

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General Note
Originally published in 1928.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxv-xxxvi).
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"Born to an indifferent white mother and an absent black father, and scorned for her dark skin, Helga Crane has long had to fend for herself. As a young woman, Helga teaches at an all-black school in the South, but even here she feels different. Moving to Harlem and eventually to Denmark, she attempts to carve out a comfortable life and place for herself, but ends up back where she started, choosing emotional freedom that quickly translates into a narrow existence." --Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Larsen, N., & Davis, T. M. (20021928). Quicksand . Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Larsen, Nella and Thadious M. Davis. 20021928. Quicksand. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Larsen, Nella and Thadious M. Davis. Quicksand New York: Penguin Books, 20021928.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Larsen, Nella,, and Thadious M. Davis. Quicksand Penguin Books, 20021928.

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