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  • 36 of 40 copies available at SC LENDS.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kershaw County Library System. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530000825378 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530000902060 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530000781514 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530009583291 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Calhoun - Main Library F FRA (Text) 30102100372315 Adult Fiction Available -
Cherokee - Blacksburg Library F FRA (Text) 33636000989790 Adult Fiction Available -
Cherokee - Gaffney Library F FRA (Text) 33636000543613 Adult Fiction Available -
Chester - Great Falls Branch F FRA (Text) 35301001928440 Adult Fiction Available -
Chester - Lewisville Branch F FRA (Text) 35301002197839 Adult Fiction Available -
Chester - Main Library F FRA (Text) 35301002961168 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780871136794
  • ISBN: 0871136791 :
  • Physical Description: 356 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [1997]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Map of the southern Blue Ridge Mountains on endpapers.
Summary, etc.:
After recovering from a serious wound, Inman, a soldier of the Confederate Army during the Civil War, decides that he can no longer face the ravages of war. Longing for home, he decides to desert and begins the long, arduous journey home. Meanwhile, his wife, Ada, is having problems of her own. While Inman is away at war her father dies, leaving her with no means to support herself. After living a life of relative ease, she now faces a bitter struggle every day just to survive. When the two finally meet again, they barely recognize each other, both being completely transformed by the hardships they have seen and the struggles they have endured. What does the future hold for two people who are now strangers to one another?
Target Audience Note:
1210L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 6.9 27 21639
Subject: United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Fiction.

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