The Land is a novel by Mildred D. Taylor that was first published in 2001. Explore a plot summary, important quotes, and an in-depth analysis of Paul-Edward Logan.


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See a complete list of the characters in The Land and in-depth analyses of Paul-Edward Logan, Mitchell Thomas, Edward Logan, Robert Logan, and Caroline Perry.

Literary Devices

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Quick Quizzes

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Further Study

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