The Resource Andersonville, MacKinlay Kantor

Andersonville, MacKinlay Kantor

Label
Andersonville
Title
Andersonville
Statement of responsibility
MacKinlay Kantor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: Acclaimed as the greatest novel ever written about the War Between the States, this searing Pulitzer Prize-winning book captures all the glory and shame of America's most tragic conflict in the vivid, crowded world of Andersonville, and the people who lived outside its barricades. Based on the author's extensive research and nearly twenty-five years in the making, MacKinlay Kantor's bestselling masterwork tells the heartbreaking story of the notorious Georgia prison where 50,000 Northern soldiers suffered-and 14,000 died-and of the people whose lives were changed by the grim camp where the best and the worst of the Civil War came together. Here is the savagery of the camp commandant, the deep compassion of a nearby planter and his gentle daughter, the merging of valor and viciousness within the stockade itself, and the day-to-day fight for survival among the cowards, cutthroats, innocents, and idealists thrown together by the brutal struggle between North and South. A moving portrait of the bravery of people faced with hopeless tragedy, this is the inspiring American classic of an unforgettable period in American history
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3521.A47
LC item number
A7 1993
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Andersonville, MacKinlay Kantor
Label
Andersonville, MacKinlay Kantor
Link
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Publication
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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
ocm26854161
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Isbn
9780844666822
Isbn Type
(Peter Smith bdg.)
Lccn
92035802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)26854161

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