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The mercy seat —Winthrop, Elizabeth Hartley, 1979- author.
Large Print
2018
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A complex portrait of a small town in Louisiana in 1943, as seen in the twelve hours before a black teenager's execution for the alleged rape of a white woman. 1943: Eighteen year old Willie Jones sits in his cell in New...

The mercy seat : a novel —Winthrop, Elizabeth Hartley, 1979- author.

A complex portrait of a small town in Louisiana in 1943, as seen in the twelve hours before a black teenager's execution for the alleged rape of a white woman -- adapted from cover description.

The Mercy Seat —Winthrop, Elizabeth Hartley, 1979- author.
EBook
2018

The acclaimed novel by the author of The Why of Things tackles "the Deep South during the Gothic worst of Jim Crow times . truly a bravura performance" (Geoffrey Wolff). "One of the finest writers of her generation," and...

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