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The Resource Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin

Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin

Label
Worthy Brown's daughter
Title
Worthy Brown's daughter
Statement of responsibility
Phillip Margolin
Title variation
Worthy Browns daughter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of a handful of lawyers in the new state of Oregon, recently widowed Matthew Penny agrees to help Worthy Brown, a newly freed slave, rescue his fifteen year old daughter, Roxanne, from their former master, a powerful Portland lawyer. Worthy's lawsuit sets in motion events that lead to Worthy's arrest for murder and create an agonizing moral dilemma that could send either Worthy or Matthew to the hangman
Summary
In nineteenth-century Oregon, lawyer Matthew Penny agrees to help newly freed slave Worthy Brown free his teenage daughter, but when Worthy is arrested for murder, the new turn in events raises the stakes significantly
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10246758
Cataloging source
CCPLG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Margolin, Phillip
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freedmen
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Oregon
  • Freemen
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Rescues
  • Murder
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn868070647
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
430 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062298683
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)868070647
Label
Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn868070647
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
430 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062298683
Isbn Type
(lg. print : pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)868070647

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