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The Resource Charleston, John Jakes

Charleston, John Jakes

Label
Charleston
Title
Charleston
Statement of responsibility
John Jakes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the lives, loves, and shifting fortunes of the unforgettable Bell family, from the American Revolution through the turbulent antebellum years to the savage defeat of the Confederacy. Jakes paints a powerful portrait of the Charleston aristocracy who zealously guard their wealth and privilege--while harboring dark family secrets that threaten to destroy them all. Peopled by a sprawling cast of memorable characters-- patriots and cowards, aristocrats and abolitionists, slaves and freedmen, heroic men and courageous women
Summary
Follows the experiences of an aristocratic family from the turbulent antebellum years through the Civil War, during which they harbor dark secrets and jealously guard their privilege and power
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
068697
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jakes, John
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Charleston (S.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Charleston, John Jakes
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
14930241
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
777 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781587243554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2002033175
Label
Charleston, John Jakes
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
14930241
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
777 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781587243554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2002033175

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