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The Resource The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton

The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton

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The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton
Title
The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Quincy, Illinois, Lidie, 20, marries abolitionist Thomas Newton and goes with him to Kansas, but when Thomas is murdered, she disguises herself to get revenge
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Writing style
Award
  • Spur Award for Best Novel of the West (Long Novel), 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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056344
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Smiley, Jane
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Husband and wife
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Abolitionists
  • Women abolitionists
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Pioneer women
  • Slavery
  • Anti-slavery movements
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
Target audience
adult
Label
The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton
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Isbn
9780449910832
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780449910832
  • (OCoLC)40688597
Label
The All-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton
Isbn
9780449910832
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780449910832
  • (OCoLC)40688597

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