The Resource Wild seed, Octavia E. Butler, (electronic resource)

Wild seed, Octavia E. Butler, (electronic resource)

Label
Wild seed
Title
Wild seed
Statement of responsibility
Octavia E. Butler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When two immortals meet in the long-ago past, the destiny of mankind is changed forever For a thousand years, Doro has cultivated a small African village, carefully breeding its people in search of seemingly unattainable perfection. He survives through the centuries by stealing the bodies of others, a technique he has so thoroughly mastered that nothing on Earth can kill him. But when a gang of New World slavers destroys his village, ruining his grand experiment, Doro is forced to go west and begin anew. He meets Anyanwu, a centuries-old woman whose means of immortality are as kind as his are cruel. She is a shapeshifter, capable of healing with a kiss, and she recognizes Doro as a tyrant. Though many humans have tried to kill them, these two demi-gods have never before met a rival. Now they begin a struggle that will last centuries and permanently alter the nature of humanity. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Octavia E. Butler including rare images from the author & rsquo;s estate
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TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Octavia E
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.U827
LC item number
W54 2012eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Patternist series
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Women healers
  • Immortality
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • African American women
  • Immortality
  • Women healers
Label
Wild seed, Octavia E. Butler, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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Content type MARC source
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Control code
ocn806967712
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Extent
1 online resource.
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263631
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00053633
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Specific material designation
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Stock number
57981A10-54EB-4FC3-8477-703BB77E6795
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o806967712
  • (OCoLC)806967712
Label
Wild seed, Octavia E. Butler, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn806967712
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781453263631
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00053633
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
57981A10-54EB-4FC3-8477-703BB77E6795
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o806967712
  • (OCoLC)806967712

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