Amazon: A Novel

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HarperSanFrancisco, 1993 - Fiction - 178 pages
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Now in paperback--Thelma and Louise-style action and scathing feminist wit reverberate through this explosive novel--the adventures of a woman warrior/time traveler on a mission from the Goddess. "A good yarn with an intriguing time/place dilemma".--Library Journal.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Walker, the author of books like The Women's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets and Women's Rituals, was clearly the writer to undertake this anomalous little novel, which tells the story of a young ... Read full review

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Antiope, a warrior woman from a goddess-worshiping clan battling the Greek invasions, is mysteriously transported to modern New Jersey, where she is "adopted'' by 50ish writer Diana. Feminist scholar ... Read full review


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About the author (1993)

Barbara G. Walker, author of The Woman's Encyclopedia of Myths and Secrets, The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols and Sacred Objects, and many other books, is a member of the Morris Museum Mineralogical Society and the Trailside Mineral Club of the New Jersey Earth Science Association.

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