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  • The Healing : A Novel
    Jonathan Odell
    Paperback: 11/13/2012
     
    The pre-Civil War South comes brilliantly to life in this masterfully written novel about a mysterious and ...
  • The Secrets of Mary Bowser
    Lois Leveen
    Paperback: 05/15/2012
     
    With the rich detail of Cold Mountain, the strong female bonds of The Help, and the untold history of The ...
  • Red River
    Lalita Tademy
    Paperback: 01/01/2008
     
    This is a story about men whose lives began in slavery, who weathered the Civil War; newly freed men who have ...
  • Dead Water
    Barbara Hambly
    Paperback: 04/26/2005
     
    'Hambly's brilliantly crafted eighth historical brings the antebellum South so alive you could swear ...
  • The Known World
    Edward P. Jones
    Paperback: 05/01/2004
     
    A black farmer, bootmaker and former slave becomes proprietor of his own plantation, as well as of his own ...
  • The Bondwoman's Narrative : A Novel
    Hannah Crafts, Henry Louis Gates
    Paperback: 04/01/2003
     
    Written in the 1850's by a runaway slave (and recently discovered and edited by Professor Gates), this ...

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