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The ballad of Tom Dooley : a ballad novel

Author: Sharyn McCrumb
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A story inspired by a true crime made famous by the Kingston Trio's folk song recording reimagines the events surrounding the murder of North Carolina mountain girl Laura Foster and the hanging of her lover, Tom Dula, in a meticulously researched account that reveals additional information that may prove Dula's innocence.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Love stories
Named Person: Tom Dula; Tom Dula; Tom Dula
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sharyn McCrumb
ISBN: 9780312558178 0312558171 9781250007452 1250007453
OCLC Number: 704380306
Description: 311 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Sharyn McCrumb.

Abstract:

A story inspired by a true crime made famous by the Kingston Trio's folk song recording reimagines the events surrounding the murder of North Carolina mountain girl Laura Foster and the hanging of her lover, Tom Dula, in a meticulously researched account that reveals additional information that may prove Dula's innocence.

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