The Keepers of the House by Shirley Ann Grau

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Title: The Keepers of the House
Author: Shirley Ann Grau
Category: Fiction
Date: 1964/
Lenguage: English
Publisher: unknown
Pages: unknown
ISBN10: 9781453247204

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A “superbly written” Pulitzer Prize–successful novel about prejudice and a distinguished household’s secrets and techniques in the American South (The Atlantic Monthly). Seven generations of the Howland household have lived in the Alabama plantation house constructed by an ancestor who fought for Andrew Jackson in the War of 1812. Over the course of a century, the Howlands amassed a fortune, fought for secession, and helped rebuild the South, establishing themselves as one of the most revered households in the state. But that historical past means little to Abigail Howland. The heir of the Howland manse, Abigail hides the long-buried secret of her grandfather’s thirty-year relationship along with his African American mistress. Her fortunes reverse when her household’s mixed-race heritage involves gentle and her group—locked in the prejudices of the 1960s—turns its again on her. Faced with such deep-seated racism, Abigail is pushed to defend her household in any respect prices. A “novel of actual magnitude,” The Keepers of the House is an unforgettable story of household, custom, and racial injustice set towards the richly drawn backdrop of the American South (Kirkus This book options an illustrated biography of Shirley Ann Grau, together with uncommon photographs and never-before-seen paperwork from the creator’s private assortment.

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