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Ramona

Helen Hunt Jackson - Author

Michael Dorris - Introduction by

Valerie Sherer Mathes - Afterword by

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ISBN 9780451528421 | 432 pages | 01 Jul 2002 | Signet Classic | 4.29 x 6.88in | 18 - AND UP
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One of the greatest ethical novels of the nineteenth century, this is a tale of true love tested. Set in Old California, this powerful narrative richly depicts the life of the fading Spanish order, the oppression of tribal American communities and inevitably, the brutal intrusion of white settlers. Ramona, an illegitimate orphan, grows up as the ward of the overbearing Senora Moreno. But her desire for Alessandro, a Native American, makes her an outcast and fugitive...