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The Resource Mudbound, by Hillary Jordan, (text large print)

Mudbound, by Hillary Jordan, (text large print)

Label
Mudbound
Title
Mudbound
Statement of responsibility
by Hillary Jordan
Title variation
Mud bound
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mudbound takes on prejudice in its myriad forms on a Mississippi Delta farm in 1946. City girl Laura McAllen attempts to raise her family despite questionable decisions made by her husband. Tensions continue to rise when her brother-in-law and the son of a family of sharecroppers both return from WWII as changed men bearing the scars of combat
Summary
Mudbound takes on prejudice in its myriad forms on a Mississippi Delta farm in 1946. City girl Laura McAllen attempts to raise her family despite questionable decisions made by her husband. Tensions continue to rise when her brother-in-law and the son of a family of sharecroppers both return from WWII as changed men bearing the scars of combat.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Bellwether Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Alex Award, 2009.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
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231862
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Hillary
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O6556
LC item number
M83 2008b
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African American veterans
  • Farm life
  • Race relations
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Mudbound, by Hillary Jordan, (text large print)
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/03/22/mudbound-by-hillary-jordan/
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
421 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407382
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 212023383
  • (OCoLC)212023383
Label
Mudbound, by Hillary Jordan, (text large print)
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/03/22/mudbound-by-hillary-jordan/
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
421 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407382
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 212023383
  • (OCoLC)212023383

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