The Road To Memphis Essay

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The Road To Memphis





Erica Lerner Book Report
U.S. History per. 6
2/28/01


The Road to Memphis
By Mildred D. Taylor


The Road to Memphis was a set in Mississippi. It is written in first person from Cassie
Logan’s point of view. Cassie is finishing high school back home in Mississippi
while America is at war in Europe and the Pacific. Cassie doesn’t worry about the
war much at all. Her main focus is her dream of getting into college and going to law
school. Though she has to eventually pay close attention to the tense dramas happening
with her friends and families. These incidents all seem to provide interesting encounters
with the black and white races. The story’s main purpose is the insights from racial
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