A lesson before dying
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New York : Vintage Books, 1994., New York, NY : Vintage Books, 1994.
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1st Vintage contemporaries ed.
Physical Desc
256 pages ; 21 cm.
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
0679741666, 9780679741664, 0375702709, 9780375702709, 0785769811, 9780785769811
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Level 4.4, 11 Points

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"Vintage contemporaries."
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From the author of, A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman comes a deep and compassionate novel. Grant Wiggins, a college-educated man returns to 1940s Cajun, he visits and forms an unlikely bond with Jefferson, a young Black man convicted of murder and sentenced to death, for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting. Best Books for Young Teen Readers. In the 1940s in rural Louisiana, an uneducated African American man is sentenced to die for a crime he was incapable of committing.
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[S.l.] :,HathiTrust Digital Library,,2010.
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.,http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
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digitized,2010,HathiTrust Digital Library,committed to preserve,pda,MiAaHDL

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APA Citation (style guide)

Gaines, E. J. (1994). A lesson before dying (1st Vintage contemporaries ed.). Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gaines, Ernest J., 1933-2019. 1994. A Lesson Before Dying. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gaines, Ernest J., 1933-2019. A Lesson Before Dying New York: Vintage Books, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gaines, Ernest J. A Lesson Before Dying 1st Vintage contemporaries ed., Vintage Books, 1994.

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