A Mercy

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In the 1680s the slave trade was still in its infancy. In the Americas, virulent religious and class division, prejudice and oppression were rife, providing the fertile soil in which slavery and race hatred were carefully planted and took root. Jacob is an Anglo-Dutch trader and adventurer, with a smallholding in the harsh North. Despite his distaste for dealing in 'flesh', he takes a small slave girl, in part payment for a bad debt from a plantation owner in Catholic Maryland. This is Florens, 'with the hands of a slave ...

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A Mercy
2010, ISIS Large Print Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780753184837

Large type / large print edition

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A Mercy
2010, Hayakawa Publishing/Tsai Fong Books

ISBN-13: 9784152090997

Japanese

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A Mercy
2009, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307276766

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A Mercy
2009, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099502548

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A Mercy
2009, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780676978315

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A Mercy
2008, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307264237

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A Mercy
2008, Knopf Canada

ISBN-13: 9780676978308

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A Mercy
2008, Random House Audio Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780739332542

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A Mercy
2008, Random House Large Print Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780739326305

Large type / large print

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A Mercy
2008, Chatto & Windus, London

ISBN-13: 9780701180454

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A Mercy
2008, Books on Tape

ISBN-13: 9781415956816

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