Books: Fiction, Adult

A Moment in the Sun

Book - Fiction. By John Sayles. 2011. 955 pages. Spanning five years and half a dozen countries, Sayles' novel of historical fiction paints a picture of the late 1890s — from the racist coup in Wilmington, North Carolina, to the bloody dawn of U.S. interventionism in Cuba and the Philippines.
Time Periods: 20th Century, Turn of the Century: 1900 - 1909
Themes: Imperialism, Racism & Racial Identity, Social Class
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