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The Resource The battle-ground, Ellen Glasgow ; introduction by Susan Goodman

The battle-ground, Ellen Glasgow ; introduction by Susan Goodman

Label
The battle-ground
Title
The battle-ground
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Glasgow ; introduction by Susan Goodman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Battle-Ground, Ellen Glasgow's fourth novel, was her first bestseller, with more than 21,000 copies sold in just two weeks. The novel committed her to a project almost unparalleled in American literary history: a novelistic meditation on the South from the decade before the Confederacy to the middle of the 20th century. The Battle-Ground speaks of a South before and during the Civil War in its struggles to become part of a nation still in the making. The overthrow of the aristocratic tradition, the transfer of hereditary power to a rural underclass, the continued disenfran
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1873-1945
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Glasgow, Ellen
Dewey number
813/.52
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3513.L34
LC item number
B36 2000eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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United States Civil War Center
Series statement
Classics of Civil War fiction
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  • Southern States
  • United States
  • FICTION
  • Southern States
  • United States
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
  • American Literature
Label
The battle-ground, Ellen Glasgow ; introduction by Susan Goodman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published in cooperation with the United States Civil War Center."
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, Page & Company, 1902
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Contents; Book First: Golden Years; I. ""De Hine Foot er a He Frawg""; II. At the Full of the Moon; III. The Coming of the Boy; IV. A House with an Open Door; V. The School for Gentlemen; VI. CoIlege Days; Book Second: Young Blood; I. The Major's Christmas; II. Betty dreams by the Fire; III. Dan and Betty; IV. Love in a Maze; V. The Major loses his Temper; VI. The Meeting in the Turnpike; VII. If this be Love; VIII. Betty's Unbelief; IX. The Montjoy Blood; X. The Road at Midnight; XI. At Merry Oaks Tavern; XII. The Night of Fear; XIII. Crabbed Age and Callow Youth
  • XIV. The Hush before the StormBook Third: The School of War; I. How Merry Gentlemen went to War; II. The Day's March; III. The Reign of the Brute; IV. After the Battle; V. The Woman's Part; VI. On the Road to Romney; VII. ""I wait my Time""; VIII. The Altar of the War God; IX. The Montjoy Blood again; Book Fourth: The Return of the Vanquished; I. The Ragged Army; II. A Straggler from the Ranks; III. The Cabin in the Woods; IV. In the Silence of the Guns; V. ""The Place Thereof""; VI. The Peaceful Side of War; VII. The Silent Battle; VIII. The Last Stand; IX. In the Hour of Defeat
Control code
47010965
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 512 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585340982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010965
Label
The battle-ground, Ellen Glasgow ; introduction by Susan Goodman
Publication
Note
  • "Published in cooperation with the United States Civil War Center."
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, Page & Company, 1902
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Contents; Book First: Golden Years; I. ""De Hine Foot er a He Frawg""; II. At the Full of the Moon; III. The Coming of the Boy; IV. A House with an Open Door; V. The School for Gentlemen; VI. CoIlege Days; Book Second: Young Blood; I. The Major's Christmas; II. Betty dreams by the Fire; III. Dan and Betty; IV. Love in a Maze; V. The Major loses his Temper; VI. The Meeting in the Turnpike; VII. If this be Love; VIII. Betty's Unbelief; IX. The Montjoy Blood; X. The Road at Midnight; XI. At Merry Oaks Tavern; XII. The Night of Fear; XIII. Crabbed Age and Callow Youth
  • XIV. The Hush before the StormBook Third: The School of War; I. How Merry Gentlemen went to War; II. The Day's March; III. The Reign of the Brute; IV. After the Battle; V. The Woman's Part; VI. On the Road to Romney; VII. ""I wait my Time""; VIII. The Altar of the War God; IX. The Montjoy Blood again; Book Fourth: The Return of the Vanquished; I. The Ragged Army; II. A Straggler from the Ranks; III. The Cabin in the Woods; IV. In the Silence of the Guns; V. ""The Place Thereof""; VI. The Peaceful Side of War; VII. The Silent Battle; VIII. The Last Stand; IX. In the Hour of Defeat
Control code
47010965
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 512 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585340982
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010965

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