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The Resource Flight of the sparrow : a novel of early America, Amy Belding Brown

Flight of the sparrow : a novel of early America, Amy Belding Brown

Label
Flight of the sparrow : a novel of early America
Title
Flight of the sparrow
Title remainder
a novel of early America
Statement of responsibility
Amy Belding Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A historical novel based on the life of Mary Rowlandson. Even before she was captured by Indians on a winter day of violence and terror, Mary Rowlandson sometimes found herself in conflict with her rigid Puritan community. Now, her home destroyed, her children lost to her, she has been sold into the service of a powerful woman tribal leader and made a pawn in the ongoing bloody struggle between English settlers and native people. Battling cold, hunger, and exhaustion, Mary witnesses harrowing brutality but also unexpected kindness. To her confused surprise, she is drawn to her captors' open and straightforward way of life
Summary
In 1676, Mary Rowlandson is captured by Indians and sold into the service of a powerful woman tribal leader where she, a pawn in the ongoing bloody struggle between English settlers and native people, witnesses harrowing brutality as well as unexpected kindness
Writing style
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10326057
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R6839
LC item number
F58 2014
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of early America
Label
Flight of the sparrow : a novel of early America, Amy Belding Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21056341
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780451466693
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780451466693
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858610731
  • (OCoLC)858610731
Label
Flight of the sparrow : a novel of early America, Amy Belding Brown
Publication
Note
Includes a reader's guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21056341
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780451466693
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013035277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780451466693
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858610731
  • (OCoLC)858610731

Library Locations

    • Andrews-Dallas Public LibraryBorrow it
      30 E. Madison St., Andrews, IN, 46702, US
      40.857811 -85.601092
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