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The known world

by Jones, Edward P.

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When a plantation proprietor and former slave--now possessing slaves of his own--dies, his household falls apart in the wake of a slave rebellion and corrupt underpaid patrollers who enable free black people to be sold into slavery. Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • The known world (novel)
  • P.S.: An interview with Edward P Jones
  • "The known world" dramatis personae
  • "The girl who raised pigeons" (short story.).