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Blood kin : a novel

Author: Mark Powell
Publisher: Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in the South Carolina foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the late summer of 1970, Blood Kin tells the story of the Burden family and the community of outcasts that surrounds them ... All of them are living on the fringes of a rural South racing toward a middle-class modernity that has little use for any of them.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Powell, Mark, 1976-
Blood kin.
Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607770281
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Powell
ISBN: 1572335467 9781572335462
OCLC Number: 63744496
Description: 237 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Mark Powell.
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Set in the South Carolina foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the late summer of 1970, Blood Kin tells the story of the Burden family and the community of outcasts that surrounds them ... All of them are living on the fringes of a rural South racing toward a middle-class modernity that has little use for any of them.

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Part One: Absence 1 Part Two: Memory 111 Part Three: Loss 207 Acknowledgments 239

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"Mark Powell misses nothing in the world of nature or the nature of the human heart, and in this remarkable novel he renders these revelations in a language of startling beauty and imaginativeness. Read more...

 
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