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The Resource Passing by Samaria, Sharon Ewell Foster

Passing by Samaria, Sharon Ewell Foster

Label
Passing by Samaria
Title
Passing by Samaria
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Ewell Foster
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteen-year-old African-American Alena's sheltered life on her parent's Mississippi farm has not prepared her for the truth about racism, but a shocking discovery leads her to leave her home in 1919 and travel to Chicago in search of answers and justice
Summary
Alena, a young African American woman living in rural Mississippi in 1919, is contented with her life until a dreadful discovery forces her to move to Chicago, where she must face racial unrest, social changes, and challenges to her Christian faith
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Christy Award for First Novel Category, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
068692
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Booklist starred
  • Christian Library
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
PS3556.O7724
LC item number
P37 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Passing by Samaria, Sharon Ewell Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13951132
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781576736159
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99053211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398266D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05652375
Label
Passing by Samaria, Sharon Ewell Foster
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13951132
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781576736159
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99053211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398266D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05652375

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