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The Resource The Chaneysville incident : a novel, David Bradley

The Chaneysville incident : a novel, David Bradley

Label
The Chaneysville incident : a novel
Title
The Chaneysville incident
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
David Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The son of a moonshiner and the grandson of a slave, a brilliant but bitter Black historian wades through the dark secrets of his heritage to reconstruct and, finally, to accept his family's tragic history
Summary
John Washington, an African American historian, begins to examine his past after his last conversation with the man who raised him covers the Chaneysville incident when 13 slaves were killed in rural Pennsylvania as they tried to escape from the South
Storyline
Character
Award
PEN-Faulkner Award, 1982.
Awards note
PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, 1982.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
016673
Cataloging source
SGR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, David
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Underground Railroad
Target audience
adult
Label
The Chaneysville incident : a novel, David Bradley
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
ocm21362714
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial Library ed.
Extent
x, 432 pages
Isbn
9780060916817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21362714
Label
The Chaneysville incident : a novel, David Bradley
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
ocm21362714
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial Library ed.
Extent
x, 432 pages
Isbn
9780060916817
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21362714

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