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The Resource The life and times of Persimmon Wilson, Nancy Peacock

The life and times of Persimmon Wilson, Nancy Peacock

Label
The life and times of Persimmon Wilson
Title
The life and times of Persimmon Wilson
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Peacock
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1875: Drunken Bride, Texas. An ex-slave named Persimmon Wilson awaits his hanging for the murder of the man who once owned him. As he waits, he pens his story. The journey of Persimmon Wilson takes the reader from the brutality of slavery on a Louisiana sugar plantation to a ranch on the Texas frontier to life among the Comanche Indians. All through his travels, Persimmon Wilson seeks the one person he loves, a light-skinned house slave named Chloe. When he finds her, she is passing for white and is the wife of their former master
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peacock, Nancy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.E153
LC item number
L537 2017
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Sugar plantations
  • Freedmen
  • Comanche Indians
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Texas
  • Comanche Indians
  • Freedmen
  • Slavery
  • Sugar plantations
  • Louisiana
  • Texas
Label
The life and times of Persimmon Wilson, Nancy Peacock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Thorndike Press large print basic series."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 529-531)
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
ocn961801675
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
539 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410496782
Lccn
2016053151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961801675
  • (Sirsi) a1956560
Label
The life and times of Persimmon Wilson, Nancy Peacock
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Thorndike Press large print basic series."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 529-531)
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
ocn961801675
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
539 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410496782
Lccn
2016053151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961801675
  • (Sirsi) a1956560

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