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The Resource Empire of the summer moon : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], S.C. Gwynne, (kit)

Empire of the summer moon : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], S.C. Gwynne, (kit)

Label
Empire of the summer moon : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Title
Empire of the summer moon
Title remainder
[a Gab bag for book discussion groups]
Statement of responsibility
S.C. Gwynne
Title variation
Gab bags
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the 40-year battle between the Comanche Indians and white settlers, centering on the Comanche chief Quanah
Member of
Summary
Describes the actions of both whites and Comanches during a 40-year war over territory, in a story that begins with the kidnapping of a white girl, who grew up to marry a Comanche chief and have a son, Quanah, who became a great warrior
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Oklahoma Book Award for Nonfiction, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348037
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gwynne, S. C.
Dewey number
  • 978.004/974572
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E99.C85
LC item number
P3835 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williamsburg Regional Library
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parker, Quanah
  • Comanche Indians
  • Comanche Indians
  • Comanche Indians
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Book clubs (Discussion groups)
  • Group reading
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Quanah Parker and the rise and fall of the Comanches, the most powerful Indian tribe in American history
Label
Empire of the summer moon : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], S.C. Gwynne, (kit)
Link
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Publication
Note
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Scribner, 2010 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: viii, 371 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-355) and index
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new kind of war -- A lethal paradise -- Worlds in collision -- High lonesome -- The wolf's howl -- Blood and smoke -- Dream visions and Apocalypse -- White squaw -- Chasing the wind -- Death's innocent face -- War to the knife -- White queen of the Comanches -- The rise of Quanah -- Uncivil wars -- Peace, and other horrors -- The anti-Custer -- Mackenzie unbound -- The hide men and the messiah -- The Red River War -- Forward, in defeat -- This was a man -- Resting here until day breaks
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
11 regular print copies +
Isbn
9781416591054
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009049747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call the Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 424555364
  • (OCoLC)424555364
Label
Empire of the summer moon : [a Gab bag for book discussion groups], S.C. Gwynne, (kit)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from tag attached to tote bag
  • Assembled by the Adult Services staff of the Williamsburg Regional Library for use by book discussion groups
  • Copies published: Scribner, 2010 (imprint may vary)
  • Each copy: viii, 371 pages
Accompanying material
1 resource notebook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-355) and index
Carrier category
object
Carrier category code
  • nr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
three-dimensional form
Content type code
  • tdf
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new kind of war -- A lethal paradise -- Worlds in collision -- High lonesome -- The wolf's howl -- Blood and smoke -- Dream visions and Apocalypse -- White squaw -- Chasing the wind -- Death's innocent face -- War to the knife -- White queen of the Comanches -- The rise of Quanah -- Uncivil wars -- Peace, and other horrors -- The anti-Custer -- Mackenzie unbound -- The hide men and the messiah -- The Red River War -- Forward, in defeat -- This was a man -- Resting here until day breaks
Edition
Book discussion group edition.
Extent
11 regular print copies +
Isbn
9781416591054
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009049747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Please call the Adult Services Desk at 259-7720 with any questions.
System control number
  • 424555364
  • (OCoLC)424555364
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