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A Shout in the Ruins

by Kevin Powers

Hardcover, 272 pages, Little, Brown and Company , List Price: $26 |

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A novel that spans one hundred years and is set in Virginia during the Civil War and a century beyond explores the brutal legacy of violence and exploitation in American society as it examines the fates of the inhabitants of Beauvais Plantation and theirdescendants.