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Sacred Hunger

by Barry Unsworth

Paperback, 629 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $15.95 |


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En route to America with a cargo of African slaves, the crew of the Liverpool Merchant, enraged at the captain's impotence in the face of disease, carry out a mutiny that pits two cousins against each other.

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Brutality and Redemption in 'Sacred Hunger'

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