The Unvanquished

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Harper Collins, Feb 26, 2013 - Fiction - 225 pages

A slave-owning family, the Sartoris clan must navigate a changing society and the often murky moral circumstances arising from the end of the American Civil War.

Comprised of seven short stories, The Unvanquished features characters present in many of author William Faulkner’s other works, including Sartoris (Flags in the Dust) which was published nine years before and featured the Sartoris family at a later period in their history.

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User Review  - weird_O - LibraryThing

The Unvanquished by William Faulkner This is the story of the Sartoris family, during and shortly after the Civil War, as told by Bayard Sartoris. As the story begins, Bayard's father John is off ... Read full review

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User Review  - lycomayflower - LibraryThing

One of the more accessible of Faulkner's novels I've read, but still requiring a good deal of retracing passages and allowing the narrative to teach you how to read it. Which is some of the most fun ... Read full review


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William Faulkner (1897-1962) is widely regarded as one of the greatest of all American novelists and short-story writers.  His other works include the novels The Sound and the Fury, The Reivers, and Sanctuary.  He twice won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and in 1949 was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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