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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 sixty thousand 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
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.O3
LC item number
M37 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Georgia -- South Carolina -- North Carolina
Control code
2493956
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
363 p.
Isbn
9780375506710
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005046452
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60596218
  • (OCoLC)60596218
Label
The march : a novel, E.L. Doctorow
Link
Publication
Contents
Georgia -- South Carolina -- North Carolina
Control code
2493956
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
363 p.
Isbn
9780375506710
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2005046452
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60596218
  • (OCoLC)60596218

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