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The voice of the people

Author: Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, Page & Co., 1900.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this 1900 novel, Glasgow examines the effects of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Southern life, focusing especially on race, class, and gender themes that would continue in her literature. Nicholas Burr, the son of a poor white farmer, rises to the governorship of Virginia. Yet his political success, tempered by disappointment in love, leads to a tragic outcome.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945.
Voice of the people.
New York, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1900
(OCoLC)256728973
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow
OCLC Number: 172039
Description: 4 preliminary leaves, [3]-444 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Ellen Glasgow.

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In this 1900 novel, Glasgow examines the effects of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Southern life, focusing especially on race, class, and gender themes that would continue in her literature. Nicholas Burr, the son of a poor white farmer, rises to the governorship of Virginia. Yet his political success, tempered by disappointment in love, leads to a tragic outcome.

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