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The Resource The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow

The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow

Label
The march : a novel
Title
The march
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
E.L. Doctorow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1864, after Union general William Tecumseh Sherman burned Atlanta, he marched his troops east through Georgia to the sea, and then up into the Carolinas. The army fought off Confederate forces and lived off the land, pillaging the Southern plantations, taking cattle and crops for their own, demolishing cities, and accumulating a borne-along population of freed blacks and white refugees until all that remained was the dangerous transient life of the uprooted, the dispossessed, and the triumphant
Summary
Union General William Tecumseh Sherman's devastating march through Georgia and the Carolinas during the final years of the Civil War has a profound impact on the outcome of the war
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • Michael Shaara Prize for Excellence in Civil War Fiction, 2006
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
  • PEN-Faulkner Award, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
135522
Cataloging source
TEFBT
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
509 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375728488
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
System control number
  • ocm61332379
  • LBr
Label
The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
509 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375728488
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
System control number
  • ocm61332379
  • LBr

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