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Barbara Chase-Riboud (born June 26, 1939) is an American novelist, poet, sculptor and visual artist best known for her historical fiction. Much of her work has explored themes related to slavery and exploitation.

Chase-Riboud attained international recognition with the publication of her first novel, Sally Hemings, in 1979.The novel has been described as the "first full blown imagining" of Hemings' life as a slave and her relationship with Jefferson. In addition to stimulating considerable controversy, the book earned Chase-Riboud the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for the best novel written by an American woman. She has received numerous honors for her work, including the Carl Sandburg Prize for poetry and the Women's Caucus for Art's lifetime achievement award. In 1965, she became the first American woman to visit the People's Republic of China after the revolution and in 1996, she was knighted by the French Government and received the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres She currently divides her time between Paris, France and Rome, Italy.

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Total Books: 32
Everytime a Knot is Undone a God is Released Collected and New Poems 1974-2011
The President's Daughter A Novel
2009 - The President's Daughter a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781556529443
ISBN-10: 1556529449
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Sally Hemings A Novel
2009 - Sally Hemings a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781556529450
ISBN-10: 1556529457
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Hottentot Venus  A Novel
2004 - Hottentot Venus a Novel [Vintage] (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781400032082
ISBN-10: 1400032083
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores

Hottentot Venus
2003 - Hottentot Venus (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780385508568
ISBN-10: 0385508565
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.

Sally Hemings
2002 - Sally Hemings (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781860499524
ISBN-10: 186049952X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Sally Hemings  A Novel
2000 - Sally Hemings a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312247041
ISBN-10: 0312247044
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Substores
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

Le ngre de l'Amistad
2000 - Le Ngre De L'amistad (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782226038197
ISBN-10: 2226038191
Genre: Literature & Fiction

La fille du prsident
1997 - La Fille Du Prsident (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782253141914
ISBN-10: 2253141917

La Grande Sultane
1996 - La Grande Sultane (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782253052302
ISBN-10: 2253052302

Le Negre De l'Amisad
1989 - Le Negre De L'amisad [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782253060161
ISBN-10: 225306016X

Echo of Lions
1989 - Echo of Lions (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780688064075
ISBN-10: 0688064078
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Valide A Novel of the Harem
1986 - Valide a Novel of the Harem (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780688043346
ISBN-10: 0688043348
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

La Virginienne
1982 - La VIrginienne (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782253029274
ISBN-10: 2253029270

From Memphis  Peking
From Memphis Peking (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780394488998
ISBN-10: 0394488997

Portrait of a Nude Woman As Cleopatra
Portrait of a Nude Woman As Cleopatra (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780688064037
ISBN-10: 0688064035

Roman Egyptien (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782866451769
ISBN-10: 2866451767