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The sins of the father : a romance of the South

Author: Thomas Dixon; Steven Weisenburger
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Today, Thomas Dixon is perhaps best known as the author of the best-selling early twentieth-century trilogy that included the novel The Clansman (1905), which provided the core narrative for D.W. Griffith's groundbreaking and still-controversial film The Birth of a Nation . It was The Sins of the Father, however, that Dixon regarded as the most aesthetically satisfying child of his Ku Klux Klan saga. In this novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Political fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dixon, Thomas, 1864-1946.
Sins of the father.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2004
(DLC) 2004017744
(OCoLC)56128309
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Dixon; Steven Weisenburger
ISBN: 0813172101 9780813172101 9780813138039 0813138035
OCLC Number: 67764532
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 316 pages) : portrait
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; A Note on the Text; Book One. Sin; Book Two. Atonement.
Responsibility: by Thomas Dixon ; with an introduction by Steven Weisenburger.

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A bestseller in 1912, the novel's themes of interracial sex and incest outraged many upon its publication. Nearly a century later, Dixon's work is undergoing a critical re-evaluation. A new  Read more...

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-This book deals with interracial sex of a white father and a black woman. Dixon has a lot to say about this subject. -- The Lone Star Book Review- -- The Lone Star Book Review

 
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