Native Guard: Poems
- Author:Natasha Trethewey
- Publisher:Mariner Books
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- Sales Rank:11,963
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
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- Dimensions (in):8.3 x 5.5 x 0.2
- Publication Date:April 3, 2007
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Through elegiac verse that honors her mother and tells of her own fraught childhood, Natasha Trethewey confronts the racial legacy of her native Deep South -- where one of the first black regiments, the Louisiana Native Guards, was called into service during the Civil War. Trethewey's resonant and beguiling collection is a haunting conversation between personal experience and national history.
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