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The Resource In the time of the butterflies, Julia Alvarez

In the time of the butterflies, Julia Alvarez

Label
In the time of the butterflies
Title
In the time of the butterflies
Statement of responsibility
Julia Alvarez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life and death of three revolutionary sisters in the Dominican Republic, told by a surviving fourth. One by one the Mirabal Sisters, as they were known, join the opposition to the Trujillo dictatorship in the 1950s, suffering imprisonment and torture while their men watch powerless. They are released, then one night their jeep is ambushed. A story based on real events by the author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
Summary
A fictional account of the young lives of Mirabal sisters Patria, Minerva, and Maria Teresa, otherwise known in the Dominican Republic as Las Mariposas, describes their suffering and martyrdom in the last days of the Trujillo dictatorship
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1995.
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012600
Cataloging source
DLC
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Alvarez, Julia
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3551.L845
LC item number
I5 1994
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910
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mirabel, Marâia Teresa
  • Mirabal, Minerva
  • Mirabal, Patria
  • Women revolutionaries
  • Dominican Republic
Target audience
adult
Label
In the time of the butterflies, Julia Alvarez
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9781565120389
Lccn
94015004
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565120389
  • (OCoLC)30319222
Label
In the time of the butterflies, Julia Alvarez
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9781565120389
Lccn
94015004
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565120389
  • (OCoLC)30319222

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