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CliffsNotes on Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying

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CliffsNotes on Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying
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CliffsNotes on Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on A Lesson Before Dying, you get to know the story of a young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to teach. He visits a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit, and together they come to understand the heroism of resisting. This concise supplement to Ernest J. Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying helps you understand the overall structure of the work, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author. With expert commentaries and critical analyses, this study guide helps you explore the process of an oppressed people's attempt to gain recognition of their human dignity, acknowledgment of their..
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CliffsNotes on Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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9780764512629
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CliffsNotes on Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying
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OVERDRIVE:8e1ced9a-90ae-4575-be10-fdb962873997
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9780764512629
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optical disk

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