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Format:
Book
Title:
The intuitionist
ISBN:
9780385492997

9780385493000
Edition:
1st Anchor books ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Anchor Books, 1999.
Physical Description:
255 pages ; 22 cm
Series title(s):
Summary:
An elevator inspector becomes the center of controversy when an elevator crashes. The inspector, Lila Mae Watson, is a black woman who inspects by intuition, as opposed to visual observation, and now she must prove her method was not at fault. A study of society's attitude to technology and a debut in fiction.
Subject(s):
African American women -- Fiction.

Elevators -- Inspection -- Fiction.

Humorous stories.
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