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By Ernest J. Gaines

ISBN-10: 0307830381

ISBN-13: 9780307830388

Set on a Louisiana sugarcane plantation within the Nineteen Seventies, A collecting of previous Men is a robust depiction of racial tensions coming up over the demise of a Cajun farmer by the hands of a black man.

"Poignant, strong, earthy...a novel of Southern racial disagreement within which a bunch of aged black males band jointly opposed to whites who search vengeance for the homicide of 1 in their own."--Booklist

"A superb novel...there is a denouement that would surprise and circulation readers up to it does the characters."--Philadelphia Inquirer

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