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The Resource Praying for sheetrock : a work of nonfiction, Melissa Fay Greene

Praying for sheetrock : a work of nonfiction, Melissa Fay Greene

Label
Praying for sheetrock : a work of nonfiction
Title
Praying for sheetrock
Title remainder
a work of nonfiction
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Fay Greene
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative of the events of 1978 in McIntosh County, Georgia, when the first black man was elected as a county commissioner
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1992.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 1992.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.09758/737
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN79.G42
LC item number
M354 1991
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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a work of nonfiction
Label
Praying for sheetrock : a work of nonfiction, Melissa Fay Greene
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0832/91000547-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The old way -- Pff the road and far from money -- The education of Thurnell Alston -- "Howdy folks, this is your lucky day" -- Deacon Curry, Deacon Thorpe, and the little deputies -- Praying for sheetrock -- Shoot a man in broad daylight? -- The three musketeers -- Circuit riding into the past -- The White Boys' Bible -- The boycott -- "Go to go vote for my little Thurnell" -- The old fox gets away again -- Commissioner Alston -- "Through the ocean of the sea for her child" -- The music man -- "Head in the lion's mouth, got to ease it out"
Control code
2113083
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 335 p.
Isbn
9780201550481
Lccn
91000547
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23464129
  • (OCoLC)23464129
Label
Praying for sheetrock : a work of nonfiction, Melissa Fay Greene
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0832/91000547-b.html
Publication
Contents
The old way -- Pff the road and far from money -- The education of Thurnell Alston -- "Howdy folks, this is your lucky day" -- Deacon Curry, Deacon Thorpe, and the little deputies -- Praying for sheetrock -- Shoot a man in broad daylight? -- The three musketeers -- Circuit riding into the past -- The White Boys' Bible -- The boycott -- "Go to go vote for my little Thurnell" -- The old fox gets away again -- Commissioner Alston -- "Through the ocean of the sea for her child" -- The music man -- "Head in the lion's mouth, got to ease it out"
Control code
2113083
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 335 p.
Isbn
9780201550481
Lccn
91000547
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23464129
  • (OCoLC)23464129

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