skip to content
Three days before the shooting-- Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Three days before the shooting--

Author: Ralph Ellison; John F Callahan; Adam Bradley
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2011 Modern Library pbk. edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Ellison; John F Callahan; Adam Bradley
ISBN: 9780375759543 0375759549
OCLC Number: 718241797
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2010.
"The unfinished second novel"--Cover.
Description: xxix, 1101 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: PART I --
Editors' Note to Book I --
Prologue --
Book I --
Book II --
Editors' Note to Book II --
Editors' Note to "Bliss's Birth" --
Bliss's Birth --
PART II --
Introduction to Ralph Ellison's Computer Sequences --
Editors' Note to "Hickman in Washington, D.C." --
Hickman in Washington, D.C. --
Editors' Note to "Hickman' in Georgia & Oklahoma" --
Hickman in Georgia & Oklahoma --
Editors' Note to "McIntyre at Jessie Rockmore's" --
McIntyre at Jessie Rockmore's --
PART III --
A Selection of Ellison's Notes --
Two Early Drafts of the Opening of Book II --
Variants for "Arrival" --
Eight Excerpts / Ellison --
And Hickman Arrives --
The Roof, the Steeple and the People --
It Always Breaks Out --
Juneteenth --
Night-Talk --
A Song of Innocence --
Cadillac Flambe.
Responsibility: Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley.

Abstract:

Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/718241797> # Three days before the shooting--
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "718241797" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> ; # African American men
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> ; # Race relations
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Topic/african_american_men_georgia> ; # African American men--Georgia
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Topic/race_relations> ; # Race relations
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204622> ; # Georgia.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93004360> ; # African Americans--Georgia
   schema:bookEdition "2011 Modern Library pbk. ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Person/bradley_adam> ; # Adam Bradley
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109445139> ; # John F. Callahan
   schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Person/ellison_ralph> ; # Ralph Ellison
   schema:datePublished "2011" ;
   schema:description "Machine generated contents note: PART I -- Editors' Note to Book I -- Prologue -- Book I -- Book II -- Editors' Note to Book II -- Editors' Note to "Bliss's Birth" -- Bliss's Birth -- PART II -- Introduction to Ralph Ellison's Computer Sequences -- Editors' Note to "Hickman in Washington, D.C." -- Hickman in Washington, D.C. -- Editors' Note to "Hickman' in Georgia & Oklahoma" -- Hickman in Georgia & Oklahoma -- Editors' Note to "McIntyre at Jessie Rockmore's" -- McIntyre at Jessie Rockmore's -- PART III -- A Selection of Ellison's Notes -- Two Early Drafts of the Opening of Book II -- Variants for "Arrival" -- Eight Excerpts / Ellison -- And Hickman Arrives -- The Roof, the Steeple and the People -- It Always Breaks Out -- Juneteenth -- Night-Talk -- A Song of Innocence -- Cadillac Flambe."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/104691746> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Three days before the shooting--"@en ;
   schema:productID "718241797" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/718241797#PublicationEvent/new_york_modern_library_2011_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Agent/modern_library> ; # Modern Library
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375759543> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/718241797> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Person/bradley_adam> # Adam Bradley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bradley" ;
   schema:givenName "Adam" ;
   schema:name "Adam Bradley" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/104691746#Person/ellison_ralph> # Ralph Ellison
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ellison" ;
   schema:givenName "Ralph" ;
   schema:name "Ralph Ellison" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93004360> # African Americans--Georgia
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Georgia"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086509> # Race relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Race relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204622> # Georgia.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Georgia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> # African American men
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American men"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109445139> # John F. Callahan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Callahan" ;
   schema:givenName "John F." ;
   schema:name "John F. Callahan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375759543>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0375759549" ;
   schema:isbn "9780375759543" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.