Band of Angels: A Novel

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LSU Press, Aug 1, 1994 - Fiction - 375 pages
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BAND OF ANGELS

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Warren, Pulitzer prize winner, erratic genius, poet, philosopher, novelist, short story writer, has written a provocative, at times brilliant book, which attacks from a different angle, the always ... Read full review

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Warren's Civil War-era Angels offers protagonist Amantha Star, who struggles for freedom of both body and soul. Amantha is thrust into slavery following the death of her white father, who, during his life, had never revealed that her mother was black. (LJ 8/55). Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
16
Section 3
47
Section 4
74
Section 5
11
Section 6
34
Section 7
69
Section 8
4
Section 9
24
Section 10
54
Section 11
55
Section 12
99
Section 13
130
Section 14
177
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About the author (1994)

Robert Penn Warren (1905-1989) was born in Guthrie, Kentucky, and attended Vanderbilt University, where he became a member of the Fugitive movement. An acclaimed novelist, poet, critic, and teacher, the author of dozens of books, he was a man of letters in the truest sense. He was the only writer ever to receive Pulitzer Prizes in both fiction and poetry.

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