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The Resource Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line, Martha A. Sandweiss

Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line, Martha A. Sandweiss

Label
Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line
Title
Passing strange
Title remainder
a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line
Statement of responsibility
Martha A. Sandweiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Passing Strange" is a uniquely American biography of Clarence King, who hid a secret from his Gilded Age cohorts and prominent family: for 13 years he lived a double life--as the celebrated white explorer, geologist, and writer King and as a black Pullman porter and steelworker named James Todd
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandweiss, Martha A
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.625
LC item number
.S255 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Married people
  • Deception
  • King, Clarence
  • King, Ada
  • King, Clarence
  • United States
  • African American women
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line, Martha A. Sandweiss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn233549201
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781594202001
Lccn
2008034886
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233549201
  • a852119
Label
Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line, Martha A. Sandweiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn233549201
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781594202001
Lccn
2008034886
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233549201
  • a852119

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