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The Resource The orphan mother : a novel, by Robert Hicks

The orphan mother : a novel, by Robert Hicks

Label
The orphan mother : a novel
Title
The orphan mother
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Hicks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock the "Widow of the South"--Has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin, Tennessee. But, as they are through much of the South, changes are sweeping through the town and coming for Mariah
  • In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock the "Widow of the South," has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin, Tennessee. But changes are sweeping through the South, the town, and for Mariah. When her grown son Theopolis decides to speak at a political rally in town, a riot breaks out and he is murdered as he approaches the podium. Mariah must confront her own difficult truths-- and the conspiracy that resulted in her son's death may determine the fate of Tennessee itself
Summary
Following the Civil War, former slave Mariah Reddick has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin, Tennessee, but when her ambitious, politically-minded grown son, Theopolis, is murdered, Mariah finds her world once morebreaking apart
Tone
Writing style
Character
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.I287
LC item number
O76 2016
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
The orphan mother : a novel, by Robert Hicks
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
ocn939705617
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781455541737
Lccn
2016942112
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)939705617
Label
The orphan mother : a novel, by Robert Hicks
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
ocn939705617
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781455541737
Lccn
2016942112
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)939705617

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