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A Gathering of Old Men

Authors: Gaines, Ernest J.
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC014000, FIC050000, FIC049040
ISBN: 9780307830388, Related ISBNs: 0307830381, 0394514688, 0394725913, 0679738908, 0736611843
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 224,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: A powerful depiction of racial tensions arising over the death of a Cajun farmer at the hands of a black man--set on a Louisiana sugarcane plantation in the 1970s.

The Village Voice called A Gathering of Old Men “the best-written novel on Southern race relations in over a decade.”
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