A gathering of old men [electronic resource]. Ernest J Gaines.
- ISBN: 9780307830388 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : Vintage, 2012.
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|Summary, etc.:|| Set on a Louisiana sugarcane plantation in the 1970s, A Gathering of Old Men is a powerful depiction of racial tensions arising over the death of a Cajun farmer at the hands of a black man. "Poignant, powerful, earthy...a novel of Southern racial confrontation in which a group of elderly black men band together against whites who seek vengeance for the murder of one of their own."--Booklist"A fine novel...there is a denouement that will shock and move readers as much as it does the characters."--Philadelphia Inquirer
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 2 - Text Difficulty 3
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