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On a small plantation in manchester county, virginia, in the eighteen-fifties, a freed black man named henry townsend lives with his wife and. Beyond the townsend household, the known world also unravels: low-paid white patrollers stand watch as slave 'speculators' sell free black people into slavery,. A map of the known world by lisa ann sandell scholastic inc | isbn 9780545069717 paperback 288 pages | 527 x 8 | ages 12 & up scholastic inc | isbn. Our reading guide for the known world by edward p jones includes a book club discussion guide, book review, plot summary-synopsis and author bio. However, considering how much of the world was known by the various greek and macedonian peoples at the time, he arguably never did.
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Edward p jones is the winner of the 2004 pulitzer and the national book critics circle prizes for fiction for his first novel, the known world,. Edward jones' pulitzer prize-winning novel the known world combines techniques or themes from some seriously great novels of the last fifty.
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