The Resource The town, Conrad Richter

The town, Conrad Richter

Label
The town
Title
The town
Statement of responsibility
Conrad Richter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Town, the longest novel of the Awakening land trilogy, won the 1951 Pulitzer Prize and received excellent reviews across the country. It tells how Sayward completes her mission and lives to see the transition of her family and her friends, American pioneers, from the ways of wilderness to the ways of civilization. Here is the tumultuous story of how the Lucketts grow to face the turmoil of the first half of the 19th century. The Town is a much bigger book than either of its predecessors, and with them comprises a great American epic
  • Traces the transformation of Ohio from wilderness to farmland to the site of modern industrial civilization, all in the lifetime of one character
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1890-1968
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Richter, Conrad
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Awakening land trilogy
Series volume
bk. 3
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  • Wheeler, Sayward (Fictitious character)
  • Cities and towns
  • Ohio
Target audience
general
Label
The town, Conrad Richter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published ... 1950"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 300 p.
Isbn
9781613737439
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Lccn
90020736
System control number
(OCoLC)22623879
Label
The town, Conrad Richter
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published ... 1950"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 300 p.
Isbn
9781613737439
Isbn Type
(trade paperback)
Lccn
90020736
System control number
(OCoLC)22623879

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