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Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
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  • Cane River

  • By: Lalita Tademy
  • Narrated by: Shari Belafonte, Jo Marie Payton, Edwina Moore
  • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
  • Abridged
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    4 out of 5 stars 354
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    4 out of 5 stars 187
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 182

They were women whose lives began in slavery, who weathered the Civil War, and who grappled with the contradictions of emancipation through the turbulent early years of the 20th century. Through it all, they fought to unite their family and forge success on their own terms.

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  • Cane River

  • By Betty on 06-06-04

Excellent book!

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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-20-04

Cane River is a wonderfully thought-provoking book. The descriptions of the people and the places are very vivid. It is interesting to compare the dynamics of today's society to the groundwork laid out in this piece of fiction. It was very real. Well worth the download.

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