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Author Falcones de Sierra, Ildefonso, 1959- author.

Title The barefoot queen : a novel / Ildefonso de Sierra Falcones ; translated by Mara Faye Lethem.

Edition First American edition.
Publication Info. New York : Crown Publishers, [2014]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction  F FALCONES    AVAILABLE
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Description 647 pages ; 25 cm
Note Translation of: La Reina Descalza.
Language Translated from the Spanish.
Note Published in Spain by Grijalbo, 2013. This translation originally published in Great Britain by Doubleday, 2014.
Summary Facing homelessness after the death of her master, Cuban former slave Caridad becomes a freedom fighter at the side of rebellious gypsy Milagros Carmona, with whom she confronts increasingly hostile elements in mid-eighteenth-century Madrid.
Subject Women slaves -- Fiction.
Homeless women -- Fiction.
Insurgency -- Fiction.
Romanies -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Madrid (Spain) -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
Added Author Lethem, Mara, translator.
Added Title Reina Descalza. English.
ISBN 9780804139489
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