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The Resource The last ballad, Wiley Cash

The last ballad, Wiley Cash

Label
The last ballad
Title
The last ballad
Statement of responsibility
Wiley Cash
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Inspired by actual events, a tale set in the Appalachian foothills of 1929 North Carolina follows the struggles of an ordinary woman to reclaim her dignity and rights in a labor mill, where she earns a paltry salary, before risking her family and future to join a union"--
Summary
"The eagerly awaited next novel from the author of the New York Times bestselling A Land More Kind Than Home about a young mother desperately trying to hold her family together in the years before the Great Depression, a haunting and moving story of cowardice, courage and sacrifice"--
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction, 2018.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2017
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10575839
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cash, Wiley
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.A86525
LC item number
L37 2017
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working mothers
  • Textile workers
  • Labor union members
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Suspense
  • FICTION / General
Target audience
adult
Label
The last ballad, Wiley Cash
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on endpapers
  • Subtitle from jacket
  • "Includes P.S. Insights, Interviews, & More..." -- front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21103369
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
18, 378 pages
Isbn
9780062313119
Lccn
2017007053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn968641605
  • (OCoLC)968641605
  • (DLC)BK0020086654
Label
The last ballad, Wiley Cash
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Maps on endpapers
  • Subtitle from jacket
  • "Includes P.S. Insights, Interviews, & More..." -- front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21103369
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
18, 378 pages
Isbn
9780062313119
Lccn
2017007053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn968641605
  • (OCoLC)968641605
  • (DLC)BK0020086654

Library Locations

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      41.64383 -85.41937

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