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A Different Drummer (1959)

by William M. Kelley

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0385413904, Paperback)

Nearly three decades offer its first publication, A Different Drummer remains one of the most trenchant, imaginative, and hard-hitting works of fiction to come out of the bitter struggle for African-American civil rights.

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Set in a mythical backwater Southern town, A Different Drummer is the story of Tucker Caliban, a quiet, determined descendant of an African chief who for no apparent reason destroys his farm and heads for parts unknown with his wife and child -- setting off a mass exodus of the state's entire Black population. First published in 1959.… (more)

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