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The Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson

The Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson - Nancy  Peacock

Reading The Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson by Nancy Peacock is an immersive experience.The history of this book is that of slavery and the fate of the First Nations; be ready to be uncomfortable at the atrocities described and the language used. The first person-narrative creates a deeply personal memoir-like feel; I walk through Persimmon Wilson's life with him and "live" the history through his eyes.

 

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Reviewed based on a publisher’s galley received through NetGalley.

 

Source: http://www.memoriesfrombooks.com/2017/01/the-life-and-times-of-persimmon-wilson.html