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The Resource Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen

Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen

Label
Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend
Title
Shadow country
Title remainder
a new rendering of the Watson legend
Statement of responsibility
Peter Matthiessen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by a near-mythic event of the wild Florida frontier at the turn of the twentieth century, Shadow Country reimagines the legend of the inspired Everglades sugar planter and notorious outlaw E.J. Watson, who drives himself relentlessly toward his own violent end at the hands of neighbors who mostly admired him, in a killing that obsessed his favorite son
Cataloging source
WB9
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthiessen, Peter
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A8584
LC item number
S53 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Watson, Edgar J
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Everglades (Fla.)
  • Murderers
Target audience
general
Label
Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen
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
Contents
  • Killing Mr. Watson
  • Lost Man's River
  • Bone by bone
Control code
1685463
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Modern Library paperback edition
Extent
xvi, 892 pages
Isbn
9780812980622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1685463
  • (OCoLC)294778397
Label
Shadow country : a new rendering of the Watson legend, Peter Matthiessen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Killing Mr. Watson
  • Lost Man's River
  • Bone by bone
Control code
1685463
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Modern Library paperback edition
Extent
xvi, 892 pages
Isbn
9780812980622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1685463
  • (OCoLC)294778397

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