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THE THIRD ISLAND

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Date Issued:
2015
Abstract/Description:
The Third Island is a novella about a Puerto Rican woman of Spanish descent who faces her biggest fear-death. Death comes in many forms and for Laura Maria De La Esperanza Castel, it comes in the form of a man with whom she thinks she is in love. Vacationing on an island in the Bahamas, novelist Laura Castel finds that the only way to survive is to overcome her fear and reject being controlled by the figure who is trying to take her. She overcomes many obstacles and is taught about self-sufficiency, the history of repression of minorities groups or of the misunderstood, and the importance of protecting those who are not able to protect themselves.
Title: THE THIRD ISLAND.
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Name(s): Mora, Iris, Author
Rodriguez Milanes, Cecilia, Committee Chair
University of Central Florida, Degree Grantor
Type of Resource: text
Date Issued: 2015
Publisher: University of Central Florida
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: The Third Island is a novella about a Puerto Rican woman of Spanish descent who faces her biggest fear-death. Death comes in many forms and for Laura Maria De La Esperanza Castel, it comes in the form of a man with whom she thinks she is in love. Vacationing on an island in the Bahamas, novelist Laura Castel finds that the only way to survive is to overcome her fear and reject being controlled by the figure who is trying to take her. She overcomes many obstacles and is taught about self-sufficiency, the history of repression of minorities groups or of the misunderstood, and the importance of protecting those who are not able to protect themselves.
Identifier: CFH0004801 (IID), ucf:45479 (fedora)
Note(s): 2015-05-01
B.A.
Arts and Humanities, Dept. of English
Bachelors
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Subject(s): Fiction
Novella
Bahamas
Thriller
Suspense
Mystery
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/ucf/fd/CFH0004801
Restrictions on Access: campus 2020-04-01
Host Institution: UCF

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