The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter

The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter

A Novel

Book - 2016
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Sweeping American history from 1941 to the 21st century, this is this story of four men - two white brothers from rural Alabama and two black brothers from small-town Maryland - whose journey culminates in an explosive and devastating encounter between the two families. As the four mature into men, they confront the fierce resistance to the early civil rights movement, and are all ultimately uprooted. America's past century is brought to life through these marginalized characters, who embrace a quiet beauty in their everyday existences.
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, [2016]
Edition: A Seven Stories Press first edition.
ISBN: 9781609806576
1609806573
Branch Call Number: CORTHRON
Characteristics: 796 pages ; 24 cm

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