The Resource Cloudsplitter : a novel, Russell Banks

Cloudsplitter : a novel, Russell Banks

Label
Cloudsplitter : a novel
Title
Cloudsplitter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Russell Banks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on John Brown, the slavery abolitionist, narrated by one of his 20 children. The narrator is his son Owen, who fought at his father's side and he tells the story in a series of letters to a biographer. Owen describes his father as a loving family man and provides insight into Brown's motives for becoming an abolitionist, including business failures
Title
Cloudsplitter
Creator
Summary
Offers a fictional re-creation of the turbulent landscape of pre-Civil War America and of John Brown's 1859 raid on the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia, as narrated by the enigmatic abolitionist's son, Owen
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
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000518
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.A49
LC item number
C57 1998
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
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Russell Banks
Cloudsplitter : a novel, Russell Banks
Label
Cloudsplitter : a novel, Russell Banks
Publication
Control code
79708
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
758 p.
Isbn
9780060168605
Lccn
97022163
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  • (OCoLC)ocm37024178
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