Drum (Falconhurst) by Kyle Onstott – book cover, description, publication history. Drum is a American film based on the Kyle Onstott novel of the same name. It was released by United Artists and is a sequel to the film Mandingo, released. Kyle Onstott was an American novelist, known for his best-selling novel Mandingo (), Lance Horner); Falconhurst Fancy; Flight to Falconhurst; Master of Falconhurst; The Tattooed Rood; Drum; Strange Harvest (with Ashley Carter).

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Drum by Kyle Onstott

Compelling, if not always pleasant, reading with some unforgettable kyyle of storyline. They are at least reading copies, cmplete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. America was not the first or the only ones to enslave Africans, slavery has existed for centuries before it was brought to the original Thirteen Colonys in the 15th and 16th Centurys.

The Old Library Bookshop Published: Depiction of the condition and mindset of the African slaves was very good. Edges of covers have superficial wear. I cried thru the whole book It was the unique physical beauty that was known only to the breed called, Mandingoes that Onstott mentions mostly.


Charles W By all means. The picture may not reflect the books condition or specific edition. Contains the complete text of the original hardcover edition.

Slaves had to work as house and field slaves under owners and overseers who saw them as property rather than human beings. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date.

Kyle Onstott

Drum Kyle Onstott – ID: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lance Horner, Kyle Onstott.


This film picks up the story 15 years after the events of the first film. To put it bluntly, he knows very well that avid readership is most easily obtained by alternating passages of physical violence with equal amounts of starkly salacious sex. Has some crinkling and staining. Recommended to Karla by: Should I start by reading Mandingo?

Although fictional, this book is based on established historical facts. Decapitations and handjobs and druk, oh my! Covered in adhesive plastic else would be fine. Fiction, Slavery, Blackploitation, Southern U. Within Onstott’s novel there are many mixtures and variations of African-Americans from the age of slavery, fro Quadroons, mulottoes. DeMarigny wants to sleep with Drum, but his advances are rejected by the slave and DeMarigny vows revenge against Drum.

Avalon rated it it was amazing Jun 16, The New York Times.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Apr 20, Jon rated it really liked it. The film version seriously fucks with the book’s content and ends up being rather a mess, but it’s one hell of an unintentionally hilarious disaster that features the great Warren Oates as HammondPam Grier, Isela Vega shockingly miscast as AlixPaula Kelly, John Colicos as an over-the-top interpretation of the bi-sexual duelist who must be seen to be believed and Yaphet Kotto, all of whom chew the scenery like their lives depended on it.

I read this book many years ago. Browse Related Browse Related. Drum Norton has been born to a white prostitute Vegawho raises him with her black lesbian lover Kelly. Brief summary of content available upon request by e-mail.

This is a sound attractive hardback with dust jacket. Mostly clean pages with light tanning throughout, and foxing to page edges. Having collaborated with his adopted son on a book about dog breeding, he decided to write a book that would make him rich. An argument with a client’s coachman proves that Drum’s an able fighter and he becomes a main attraction at the brothel: After collaborating with his adopted son on a book on dog breeding, he decided to write a book that would make him rich.


It’s an excellent, evocative story abut slavery, taking the reader back in time, as though you were there. I’ve read it several times too. Once there, he gets involved with his master’s white mistress, and things don’t end well.

Although the Falconhurst series has sold near or over 15 million copies, it and its authors remain in the shadows of bestselling popular literature.

Mass market paperback Very good. They’re both cheesy and campy trash, although the movie does have the benefit of John Colicos you Trek fans know who he is playing a campy evil gay Creole and the awesome Warren Oates chewing up the scenery as a very crude Hammond Maxwell.

We all like the druj of saving a bit of cash, so when we found out how many good quality used books are out there – we just had to This page was last edited on 3 Augustat Promisey rated it it was ok Sep 22, Very well written, with vivid characters, all believable, no cliched right and wrong characters, just a great story.

University Press of Kentucky.