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The Resource Three days before the shooting--, Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley

Three days before the shooting--, Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley

Label
Three days before the shooting--
Title
Three days before the shooting--
Statement of responsibility
Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley
Title variation
3 days before the shooting
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, the story is a gripping multigenerational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia
Summary
Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
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338805
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Ellison, Ralph
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
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  • Callahan, John F.
  • Bradley, Adam
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True
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  • Literature, Modern
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • African American men
Target audience
adult
Label
Three days before the shooting--, Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The unfinished second novel"--Cover
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 1101 p.
Isbn
9780375759543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154799741
  • (OCoLC)154799741
Label
Three days before the shooting--, Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley
Publication
Note
"The unfinished second novel"--Cover
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 1101 p.
Isbn
9780375759543
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o154799741
  • (OCoLC)154799741

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