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The confessions of Nat Turner, by William Styron

Label
The confessions of Nat Turner
Title
The confessions of Nat Turner
Statement of responsibility
by William Styron
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Confessions of Nat Turner reveals in unforgettable human terms the agonizing essence of Negro slavery. Through the mind of a slave, William Styron has re-created a catastrophic event, and dramatized the intermingled miseries, frustrations-and hopes-which caused this extraordinary black man to rise up out of the early mists of our history and strike down those who had held his people in bondage."
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1968.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Styron, William
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS3569.T9
  • PZ4.S938
LC item number
C6 1967
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turner, Nat
  • Turner, Nat
  • Southampton Insurrection (1831)
  • Turner, Nat
  • Slave insurrections
  • Southampton Insurrection, 1831
  • African Americans
  • Virginia
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
  • Slave insurrections
  • Slaves
  • Virginia
  • Sklavenaufstand
  • Virginia
  • Romance Norte Americano
Label
The confessions of Nat Turner, by William Styron
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First printing."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Confessions of Nat Turner is not only a masterpiece of storytelling; is also reveals in unforgettable human terms the agonizing essence of Negro slavery. Through the mind of a slave, Willie Styron has re-created a catastrophic event, and dramatized the intermingled miseries, frustrations -- and hopes -- which caused this extraordinary black man to rise up out of the early mists of our history and strike down those who held his people in bondage
Control code
ocm00287279
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 428 pages
Lccn
67012732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 82277
  • (OCoLC)00287279
Label
The confessions of Nat Turner, by William Styron
Publication
Note
"First printing."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Confessions of Nat Turner is not only a masterpiece of storytelling; is also reveals in unforgettable human terms the agonizing essence of Negro slavery. Through the mind of a slave, Willie Styron has re-created a catastrophic event, and dramatized the intermingled miseries, frustrations -- and hopes -- which caused this extraordinary black man to rise up out of the early mists of our history and strike down those who held his people in bondage
Control code
ocm00287279
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 428 pages
Lccn
67012732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 82277
  • (OCoLC)00287279

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