The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
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This is a novel in the guise of the tape-recorded recollections of a black woman who has lived 110 years, who has been both a slave and a witness to the black militancy of the 1960s. In this woman, Ernest Gaines has created a legendary figure, a woman equipped to stand beside William Faulkner's Dilsey in The Sound and the Fury. Miss Jane Pittman, like Dilsey, has "endured," has seen almost everything and foretold the rest.

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01/01/2007
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English
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Ernest J. Gaines. (2007). The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Unabridged Blackstone Publishing.

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Ernest J. Gaines. 2007. The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Blackstone Publishing.

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Ernest J. Gaines, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Blackstone Publishing, 2007.

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Ernest J. Gaines. The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Unabridged Blackstone Publishing, 2007.

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