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Author Quinn, Peter (Peter A.)

Title Banished children of Eve / Peter Quinn.

Imprint Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 Q439b 2008    ---  Available
Description 612 p. : map ; 21 cm.
Note "A novel of Civil War new York"--Cover.
Summary Set at the time of the 1863 Draft Riots in NewYork City, the novel follows Irish immigrants as they try to avoid Civil War conscription while battling blacks they fear are taking their jobs. There is a romance between an Irish actor who plays blacks in minstrel shows and a black actress.
Original Version Originally published: New York : Viking, 1994.
Subject New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
War stories.
ISBN 9781590200575

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