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The Resource The march : a novel [large print]/, E.L. Doctorow

The march : a novel [large print]/, E.L. Doctorow

Label
The march : a novel [large print]/
Title
The march
Title remainder
a novel [large print]/
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
Chronicles Union General William Tecumseh Sherman's devastating march through Georgia and the Carolinas during the final years of the Civil War and the profound impact it had on the marchers, those in their path, and 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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doctorow, E.L.
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historical fiction
  • War stories
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The march : a novel [large print]/, E.L. Doctorow
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
509 p. (large print)
Isbn
9780375728488
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-29211
  • (OCoLC)61332379
Label
The march : a novel [large print]/, E.L. Doctorow
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
509 p. (large print)
Isbn
9780375728488
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) SITE1-29211
  • (OCoLC)61332379

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