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Cane River

Scott A. Johnson

Cane River

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Published by Harbor House in Augusta, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Texas -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Scott A. Johnson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3610.O377 C36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18608291M
    ISBN 109781891799662
    LC Control Number2008032090

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OTHER BOOKS. Red River; Buy this book Five generations and a. Tademy takes historical fact and mingles it with fiction to weave a vivid and dramatic account of what life was like for the four remarkable women who came before her. Beginning with Tademy's great-great-great-great grandmother Elisabeth, this is a family saga that sweeps from the early days of slavery through the Civil War into a pre-Civil Rights South-a unique and moving slice of.

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Jenkins, who died shortly after completing it in The film’s rediscovery and restoration. Cane River Lalita Tademy, Grand Central Publishing pp. ISBN Summary Mingling historical fact with fiction, Lalita Tademy's epic novel is based on the lives of four generations of African American women and is the result of years of exhaustive research and an obsessive odyssey to uncover her family's past.

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“Cane River” is a cinematic valentine straight from the mind and soul of writer/director Horace B. Jenkins, who died before the project’s original release in It’s the only movie that he directed, and it was made with an all African American cast and crew.

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Cane River Summary. Suzette is born a slave in Her mother Elizabeth works in the kitchen of the plantation Rosedew, and when Suzette is old enough, she learns the ways of the kitchen from her mother. While Suzette is hard-working, she is early taught the lesson of keeping her mouth shut when it comes to dealing with the white masters.

Oprah's Book Club (Do You Remember the First Book She Picked?) | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN - Duration: OWN Recommended for you. The Civil War reached the Cane River region inwhen Union General Nathaniel Banks was ordered to move his army out of Union-held New Orleans and capture the Confederate capital of Louisiana at Shreveport in what is known as the Red River campaign.

Federal forces pushed through Natchitoches during their advance up the Red River. Cane River (Book): Tademy, Lalita: Follows four generations of African American women from slavery to the early twentieth century as they struggle for economic security and the future of their families along the Cane River in rural Louisiana.

A New York Times bestseller and Oprah's Book Club Pick-the unique and deeply moving saga of four generations of African-American women whose journey from slavery to freedom begins on a Creole plantation in Louisiana.

Beginning with her great-great-great-great grandmother, a slave owned by a Creole family, Lalita Tademy chronicles four generations of strong, determined Author: Lalita Tademy.

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A New York Times bestseller and Oprah's Book Club Pick-the unique and deeply moving saga of four generations of African-American women whose journey from slavery to freedom begins on a Creole plantation in Louisiana.

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Beginning with her great-great-great-great grandmother, a slave owned by a Creole family, Lalita.