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The Resource The clansman : an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan, by Thomas Dixon, Jr. ; introduction by Thomas D. Clark

The clansman : an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan, by Thomas Dixon, Jr. ; introduction by Thomas D. Clark

Label
The clansman : an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan
Title
The clansman
Title remainder
an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas Dixon, Jr. ; introduction by Thomas D. Clark
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"" The year was 1865. With the close of the Civil War, there began for the South, an era of even greater turmoil. In The Clansman, his controversial 1905 novel, later the basis of the motion picture The Birth of a Nation, Thomas Dixon, describes the social, political, and economic disintegration that plagued the South during Reconstruction, depicting the rise of the Ku Klux Klan and the reactions of two families to racial conflict. This study in social history was alternatively praised and damned by contemporary critics. As historian Thomas D. Clark notes in his introduction, the novel ""op
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digitized
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N$T
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1864-1946
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Dixon, Thomas
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Clark, Thomas D
Series statement
Novel as American social history
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  • Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
  • Ku Klux Klan (19th century)
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • White supremacy movements
  • Social problems
  • South Carolina
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Racism
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Racism
  • Social problems
  • White supremacy movements
  • South Carolina
  • United States
Label
The clansman : an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan, by Thomas Dixon, Jr. ; introduction by Thomas D. Clark
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unknown
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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
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; INTRODUCTION; TO THE READER; Book I-The Assassination; CHAPTER I THE BRUISED REED; CHAPTER II THE GREAT HEART; CHAPTER III THE MAN OF WAR; CHAPTER IV A CLASH OF GIANTS; CHAPTER V THE BATTLE OF LOVE; CHAPTER VI THE ASSASSINATION; CHAPTER VII THE FRENZY OF A NATION; Book II-The Revolution; CHAPTER I THE FIRST LADY OF THE LAND; CHAPTER II SWEETHEARTS; CHAPTER III THE JOY OF LIVING; CHAPTER IV HIDDEN TREASURE; CHAPTER V ACROSS THE CHASM; CHAPTER VI THE GAUGE OF BATTLE; CHAPTER VII A WOMAN LAUGHS; CHAPTER VIII A DREAM; CHAPTER IX THE KING AMUSES HIMSELF
  • CHAPTER X TOSSED BY THE STORMCHAPTER XI THE SUPREME TEST; CHAPTER XII TRIUMPH IN DEFEAT; Book III-The Reign of Terror; CHAPTER I A FALLEN SLAVEHOLDER'S MANSION; CHAPTER II THE EYES OF THE JUNGLE; CHAPTER III AUGUSTUS CAESAR; CHAPTER IV AT THE POINT OF THE BAYONET; CHAPTER V FORTY ACRES AND A MULE; CHAPTER VI A WHISPER IN THE CROWD; CHAPTER VII BY THE LIGHT OF A TORCH; CHAPTER VIII THE RIOT IN THE MASTER'S HALL; CHAPTER IX AT LOVER'S LEAP; CHAPTER X A NIGHT HAWK; CHAPTER XI THE BEAT OF A SPARROW'S WING; CHAPTER XII AT THE DAWN OF DAY; Book IV-The Ku Klux Klan; CHAPTER I THE HUNT FOR THE ANIMAL
  • CHAPTER II THE FIERY CROSSCHAPTER III THE PARTING OF THE WAYS; CHAPTER IV THE BANNER OF THE DRAGON; CHAPTER V THE REIGN OF THE KLAN; CHAPTER VI THE COUNTER STROKE; CHAPTER VII THE SNARE OF THE FOWLER; CHAPTER VIII A RIDE FOR A LIFE; CHAPTER IX ""VENGEANCE IS MINE""
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ocn868911087
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 374 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780813145839
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unknown
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
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  • 22573/ctt595vkj
  • 1fafd20b-5a6e-4c8f-b996-076415e86d83
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868911087
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The clansman : an historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan, by Thomas Dixon, Jr. ; introduction by Thomas D. Clark
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; INTRODUCTION; TO THE READER; Book I-The Assassination; CHAPTER I THE BRUISED REED; CHAPTER II THE GREAT HEART; CHAPTER III THE MAN OF WAR; CHAPTER IV A CLASH OF GIANTS; CHAPTER V THE BATTLE OF LOVE; CHAPTER VI THE ASSASSINATION; CHAPTER VII THE FRENZY OF A NATION; Book II-The Revolution; CHAPTER I THE FIRST LADY OF THE LAND; CHAPTER II SWEETHEARTS; CHAPTER III THE JOY OF LIVING; CHAPTER IV HIDDEN TREASURE; CHAPTER V ACROSS THE CHASM; CHAPTER VI THE GAUGE OF BATTLE; CHAPTER VII A WOMAN LAUGHS; CHAPTER VIII A DREAM; CHAPTER IX THE KING AMUSES HIMSELF
  • CHAPTER X TOSSED BY THE STORMCHAPTER XI THE SUPREME TEST; CHAPTER XII TRIUMPH IN DEFEAT; Book III-The Reign of Terror; CHAPTER I A FALLEN SLAVEHOLDER'S MANSION; CHAPTER II THE EYES OF THE JUNGLE; CHAPTER III AUGUSTUS CAESAR; CHAPTER IV AT THE POINT OF THE BAYONET; CHAPTER V FORTY ACRES AND A MULE; CHAPTER VI A WHISPER IN THE CROWD; CHAPTER VII BY THE LIGHT OF A TORCH; CHAPTER VIII THE RIOT IN THE MASTER'S HALL; CHAPTER IX AT LOVER'S LEAP; CHAPTER X A NIGHT HAWK; CHAPTER XI THE BEAT OF A SPARROW'S WING; CHAPTER XII AT THE DAWN OF DAY; Book IV-The Ku Klux Klan; CHAPTER I THE HUNT FOR THE ANIMAL
  • CHAPTER II THE FIERY CROSSCHAPTER III THE PARTING OF THE WAYS; CHAPTER IV THE BANNER OF THE DRAGON; CHAPTER V THE REIGN OF THE KLAN; CHAPTER VI THE COUNTER STROKE; CHAPTER VII THE SNARE OF THE FOWLER; CHAPTER VIII A RIDE FOR A LIFE; CHAPTER IX ""VENGEANCE IS MINE""
Control code
ocn868911087
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 374 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813145839
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt595vkj
  • 1fafd20b-5a6e-4c8f-b996-076415e86d83
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868911087
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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