Song of Slaves in the DeserteBook - 2011
Sent by his father to observe and evaluate his uncle's South Carolina rice plantation, New York Jew Nathaniel Pereira is horrified by his first brush with the brutal realities of slavery, especially the irony of how a people who themselves lived in bondage for so long could now own slaves. His moral dilemma becomes even more complex after he becomes captivated by Liza, a beautiful slave who harbors a shattering secret.
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Landmark, 
Copyright Date: ©2011
Branch Call Number: ONLINE
Characteristics: 1 online resource (448 pages)
Alternative Title: Song of slaves in the desert : a novel of slavery and the Southern wild