E. L Doctorow
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In 1864, Union general William Tecumseh Sherman marched his sixty thousand troops through Georgia to the sea, and then up into the Carolinas. The army fought off Confederate forces, demolished cities, and accumulated a borne-along population of freed blacks and white refugees until all that remained was the dangerous transient
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|Publication Date||Edition||Publisher||Physical Description||Availability|
|2005.||2005 Modern Library edition.||Modern Library||303 pages ; 21 cm|| |
Shirlington - Adult Fiction
|||[First edition].||Random House||303 pages ; 22 cm|| |
Central - Adult Fiction
His name is Daniel Isaacson, and as the story opens, his parents have been dead for many years. He has had a long time to adjust to their deaths. He has not adjusted.
Out of the shambles of his childhood, he has constructed a new life—marriage to an adoring girl who gives him a son of his own, and a career...
10) World's fair
12) The waterworks
It is the Great Depression of the 1930s, and a passionate young man from Paterson, New Jersey, leaves home to find his fortune. What he finds, on a cold and lonely night in the Adirondack Mountains, is a vision of life so different from his own that it changes his destiny, leading him from the side of a railroad track to a magical place called Loon Lake.