The Confessions of Nat Turner Book by William Styron

The Confessions of Nat Turner Book by William Styron

The Confessions of Nat Turner

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEIn 1831 Nat Turner awaits death in a Virginia jail cell He is a slave, a preacher, and the leader of the only effective slave revolt in the history of that peculiar institution William Styron s ambitious and stunningly accomplished novel is Turner s confession, made to his jailers under the duress of his God Encompasses the betrayals, cruel WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEIn 1831 Nat Turner awaits death in a Virginia jail cell He is a slave, a preacher, and the leader of the only effective slave revolt in the history of that peculiar institution William Styron s ambitious and stunningly accomplished novel is Turner s confession, made to his jailers under the duress of his God Encompasses the betrayals, cruelties and humiliations that made up slavery and that still sear the collective psyches of both races

Title : The Confessions of Nat Turner
Author :  William Styron
Language : English
Isbn : 0679736638
Format : Paperback
Pages : 453 pages

Rating: 4.4

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