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The Resource Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen

Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen

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Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend
Title
Shadow country
Title remainder
a new rendering of the Watson legend
Statement of responsibility
Peter Matthiessen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by a near-mythic event of the wild Florida frontier at the turn of the twentieth century, <i>Shadow Country</i> reimagines the legend of the inspired Everglades sugar planter and notorious outlaw E. J. Watson, who drives himself relentlessly toward his own violent end at the hands of neighbors who mostly admired him, in a killing that obsessed his favorite son.--From publisher description
Storyline
Tone
Award
National Book Award for Fiction, 2008.
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273026
Cataloging source
DLC
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Matthiessen, Peter
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A8584
LC item number
S53 2008
Literary form
fiction
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  • Matthiessen, Peter
  • Matthiessen, Peter
  • Matthiessen, Peter
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True
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  • Watson, Edgar J
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Everglades (Fla.)
  • Murderers
Target audience
adult
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a new rendering of the Watson legend
Label
Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen
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Publication
Control code
ocn145431697
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xvi, 892 p.
Isbn
9780679640196
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007025117
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System control number
(OCoLC)145431697
Label
Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen
Publication
Control code
ocn145431697
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xvi, 892 p.
Isbn
9780679640196
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007025117
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)145431697

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