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6 edition of Slammin" tar found in the catalog.

Slammin" tar

a novel

by Cecil Foster

  • 72 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Random House of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Barbados
    • Subjects:
    • Barbados -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCecil Foster.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.F572 S55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination434 p. ;
      Number of Pages434
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL433839M
      ISBN 100679308792
      LC Control Number98142252


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Slammin' Tar book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. These are the men of Edgecliff, a farm just outside Toronto in cold, un /5.

: Slammin' Tar. (): Foster, Cecil.: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your. Slammin’ Tar, Foster’s sixth book, is a moving chronicle about the lives of working men.

That it preserves the dignity of labour while exposing the sorrow of men is a testament to Foster’s deep respect for his characters. The book is about a group of migrant labourers from Barbados; the title is taken from the workers’ slang for running.

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That it preserves the dignity of labour while exposing the sorrow of men is a testament to Foster’s deep respect for his characters. In Slammin’ Tar, Foster has broken the familiar and made something universal.”. In Slammin' Tar, Foster has broken the familiar and made something universal." --Quill & Quire (*Starred Review) From the Back Cover "Cecil Foster kicks up one hell of a class-war fuss and proves he's got stuff enough to show those mediocre storytellers how it's really done Unforgettable."Author: Cecil Foster.

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