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A slant of light : a novel

Author: Jeffrey Lent
Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"[A story that] deals with profoundly seminal American moments: the end of the Civil War, the religious freedom that was manifested in the Second Great Awakening, the last gasps of the Jeffersonian ideal of American yeomanry, the shadow on the horizon of the Industrial Revolution. At the heart of the novel are two men: one who has committed a horrific act, but is slowly revealed to be a man of honor and integrity;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Lent
ISBN: 9781620404966 1620404966 9781620404980 1620404982
OCLC Number: 1071031818
Description: 357 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jeffrey Lent.

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"[A story that] deals with profoundly seminal American moments: the end of the Civil War, the religious freedom that was manifested in the Second Great Awakening, the last gasps of the Jeffersonian ideal of American yeomanry, the shadow on the horizon of the Industrial Revolution. At the heart of the novel are two men: one who has committed a horrific act, but is slowly revealed to be a man of honor and integrity; the other, a seemingly righteous man of great spiritual dedication, whose lust for power within his community will eventually blind him to his own actions"--

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