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The Resource Hell at the breech, Tom Franklin

Hell at the breech, Tom Franklin

Label
Hell at the breech
Title
Hell at the breech
Statement of responsibility
Tom Franklin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1897, in the Mitcham's Beat region of Alabama, a politician is murdered and his friends form a secret society to find those responsible for his killing, leaving in their wake a trail of mayhem known as the Mitcham Beat War
Summary
In 1897, in the rural southwestern area of Alabama known as Mitcham Beat, an aspiring politician is mysteriously murdered. Seeking retribution, his outraged friends--mostly poor cotton farmers--form a secret society, Hell-at-the-Breech, to punish the townspeople they believe are responsible. The hooded members of this gang wage a bloody year-long campaign of terror that culminates in a massacre, where the innocent suffer alongside the guilty
Tone
Writing style
Character
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120315
Cataloging source
DLC
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Franklin, Tom
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Clarke County (Ala.)
  • Political violence
  • Social conflict
  • Political violence
  • Social conflict
  • Alabama
Target audience
adult
Label
Hell at the breech, Tom Franklin
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm51042713
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780688167417
Lccn
2002040982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51042713
Label
Hell at the breech, Tom Franklin
Publication
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
ocm51042713
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780688167417
Lccn
2002040982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51042713

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