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The Cherokee Rose

The Cherokee Rose

A Novel of Gardens and Ghosts

Book - 2015
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Three young women are drawn to the Chief Vann House Historic Site in Chatsworth, Georgia, where scenes of extreme cruelty and equally extraordinary compassion once played out. Jinx is exploring her tribe's complicated racial history. Ruth, a writer, is there on assignment. Cheyenne seeks to connect with a meaningful personal history. Together they discover the secrets of the Cherokee plantation, and find that attempts to connect with the strong spirits of the past will help them reconcile the conflicts in their own lives.
Publisher: Winston-Salem, North Carolina : John F. Blair, Publisher, [2015]
ISBN: 9780895876355
Call Number: F MILES TI
Characteristics: 256 pages ; 24 cm


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This luminous but highly accessible work examines a little-known aspect of America's past slaveholding by Southern Creeks and Cherokees and its legacy in the lives of three young women who are drawn to the Georgia plantation where scenes of extreme cruelty and equally extraordinary compassion onc... Read More »

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