A Gathering of Old Men (Paperback)

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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.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679738909
ISBN-10: 0679738908
Publisher: Vintage Books USA
Publication Date: June 30th, 1992
Pages: 224
Language: English