Published: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2011 Description: 579 p. (large print) ; 23 cm ISBN/ISSN: 9781410443496 (hardcover), 1410443493 (hardcover), 1410443493 :, Language: English
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A jury gathers in Manhattan to select a memorial for the victims of a devastating terrorist attack. Their fraught deliberations complete, the jurors open the envelope containing the anonymous winner's name - and discover he is an American Muslim. Instantly they are cast into a roiling debate about the claims of grief, the ambiguities of art, and the meaning of Islam. Their conflicted response is only a preamble that of the country