Mandingo is a novel written in by Kyle Onstott. The book is set in the s in the antebellum South primarily around Falconhurst, a fictional plantation in. Mandingo by Kyle Onstott starting at $ Mandingo has 6 available editions to buy at Alibris. Results 1 – 30 of Mandingo by Kyle Onstott and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at

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First published inbefore the civil rights movement had changed much in the USA, Mandingo is a book that takes a harsh and simplistic view of slavery in the ‘s South. To ask other readers questions about Mandingoplease sign up.

Books in Bulgaria Published: Dust jacket has a series of shallow chips and tears along extremities. The writer does not form “sides”; he writes the characters’ stories almost dispassionately and the reader is left to form his own opinion as to each character’s merits or failings, and the culture of the times.

All the racy stuff is slave-groping and talk about potency and being well-hung or good milkin’ titties and whatnot. If you are looking for a real history of slavery, best look elsewhere. The Man’s Magazine in about the horrors of slavery.

No Writing Or Marks. Spine creases, spine a bit bowed.

The N-word is used frequently, and slaves are represented as onstitt and devoted to their owners. Suspect you be hard pressed to find a copy. Mandingo Kyle Onstott Denlinger’s.

The only other term used more often was the N word, but that didn’t bug me as much because, well, they used it back then. All pages and the cover are intact dust cover may be missing. Jacket with a few small closed tears, internally repaired with tape. I asked to read the kylw pages but she said it was too terrible probably so for a 12 year oldbut I got t I’m marking this a read, although I didnt actually read it, my mother did and then gave me a blow by blow verbal accounting of the story.

Foxing to edges and endpapers, cloth worn along spine. I didn’t realize how rude I was until right now she comes in mandinog catches me. I can only liken it to a form of Stockholm Syndrome. I read this years ago and it is a great book. The novel was made into a film of the same name in Yet when it came to Ellen, a slave girl, Hammond promised her to let their child go free when he got older because he loved Ellen.

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Slavery is never sugarcoated in Mandingo, slaves are treated like they are subhuman. Wilson and her yard sale. Although the Falconhurst series has sold near or over 15 kkyle copies, it and its authors remain in the shadows of bestselling popular literature.

It was beneath the dignity of his race—somehow bestial. Bright dj lightly soiled, kyoe edge tears. Minor events are spun out into anti-climactic nothingness. To my mind a much more vivid illustration of the evils of slavery than the more politically correct prose of more recent years. May 11, George Kouri rated it it was amazing.

Ships with Tracking Number! Mandingo Kyle Onstott Fawcett, Lists with This Book. Revisiting the works in adulthood I found a few flaws – plots tend to be a bit samey, onxtott dialogue of the Negro slaves can be wearying to decipher, and it’s hard to fall for the implication that the authors are tut-tutting at the abomination of slavery, when it’s obvious they’re enjoying every line they write – but it’s hard to deny their read-along quality.

It portrays slavery and racism in the s and, in that portrayal, it is sure to offend posts sensibilities. Books by Kyle Onstott. It was pages long and sold around 2. After receiving the Major’s permission, Hammond and Charles Woodford, Blanche’s brother, travel to the Coign plantation where Hammond purchases a “fightin’ nigger”, Ganymede aka Medeand a young, female slave named Ellen.

Our program is as easy as and offers super competitive prices. The men Hammond is with understand and are amused by the fact that the woman is obviously buying the slave for sex. Heavy wear to covers and pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Such discussions of intimate details of slave bodies, genitals, and sexuality are rampant throughout the novel, and the reader becomes aware that for a slave at Falconhurst, nothing is private or sacred—not even sexual mandnigo.

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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Denlinger’s Solid and tight. View all 9 comments. By about three-quarters through, I was getting replete with the handful of details and repetitive vocabulary like “mayhap”! Mandingo Onstott, Kyle Denlinger. Learn more about Amazon Prime. This page was last edited on 5 Augustat