John Brown's Body

Title John Brown's Body
Names Benét, Stephen Vincent.
Book Number BR015287
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1929, this long narrative poem in rhyme and blank verse is a rank-and-file history of the Civil War, or "the rich man's war and the poor man's fight." Portrays the lives of soldiers, leaders, and civilians on both sides of the conflict, North and South. 1928.
Local Subject American poetry - 811
American literature in English - 810
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Literary Prize Winners - LITAW
Literature - 20th & 21st Century - LITT
Poetry - POET
History - U.S. Civil War - HUSCW
History - U.S - HISUS
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2005 - B205
Audience Notes Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1929, this long narrative poem in rhyme and blank verse is a rank-and-file history of the Civil War, or "the rich man's war and the poor man's fight." Portrays the lives of soldiers, leaders, and civilians on both sides of the conflict, North and South. 1928.
LC Subject Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) - History - John Brown's Raid, 1859 - Poetry
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Poetry
Poetry
Call Number 811.54 ANF
Language English
Released 1928
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : 1928 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.) Elephant Paperbacks, 1990
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st Elephant Paperback ed. Chicago : Elephant Paperbacks, 1990, c1928.
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