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The Resource Coal black horse, Robert Olmstead

Coal black horse, Robert Olmstead

Label
Coal black horse
Title
Coal black horse
Statement of responsibility
Robert Olmstead
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Robey Childs's mother experiences a premonition about her husband, a Civil War soldier, she sends her only son to retrieve his father from the battlefield, accompanied by a horse that becomes his only companion as he makes his way through the destruction of war
Summary
When Robey Childs's mother experiences a premonition about her husband, a Civil War soldier, she sends her only son to retrieve his father from the battlefield, accompanied by a horse that becomes his only companion as he makes his way through the destruction of war
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
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153850
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Olmstead, Robert
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
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1110
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Fathers and sons
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Fathers and sons
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Coal black horse, Robert Olmstead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2007
  • Includes conversation with the author and a reading and discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn191245294
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9781565126015
Lccn
2006042914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)191245294
Label
Coal black horse, Robert Olmstead
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2007
  • Includes conversation with the author and a reading and discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn191245294
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9781565126015
Lccn
2006042914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)191245294

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