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Iëre, the land of the humming bird

being a sketch of the island of Trinidad. Specially written for the Trinidad court of the World"s fair, Chicago

by Henry James Clark

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Published by Government printing office in Port-of-Spain .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trinidad.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry James Clark, F.S.S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2121 .C59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 96, xxxi p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14015457M
    LC Control Number13016021

    The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: See, Lisa. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane. Scribner, First Scribner hardcover edition. The novel begins in Spring Well Village, where a young Li-yan joins her family for breakfast. Each son tells their dreams, which A-ma.   From Aztec princess to slave and concubine, Hummingbird--or Huitzitzilín in her native Nahuatl--recounts her life during the Spanish conquest of Mexico. She experienced first-hand the wonder of gods' arrival--those bearded, armored men who descended from their vessels on horseback--and the brutal devastation of her land and her people. She witnessed the obliteration of Tenochtitlán and 1/5(1).

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    1. Discuss the significance of the epigraph. The Book of Songs is the oldest extant collection of Chinese poetry, written between the seventh and eleventh centuries B.C. What kind of resonance does it have today? 2. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane begins with the Akha aphorism, “No coincidence, no story.”.   The first part is a review of the song of the Humming bird in terms of reasons why the author wrote that book. The questions about the book are discussed as well as a personal opinion. Book review. The purpose of this book is to bring out the story of .


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