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Author Lee, Harper, 1926-2016, author.

Title Go set a watchman / Harper Lee.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
2015

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 L512g 2015    ---  Available
 Eureka Fiction  F Lee    ---  Available
 PHS Fiction  HI F Lee    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Lee    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Lee c.2  ---  Available
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Edition First edition.
Description 278 pages ; 24 cm
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Novel
Summary "Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch -- "Scout"--Returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the South, Jean Louise's homecoming turns bittersweet when she learns disturbing truths about her close-knit family, the town and the people dearest to her. Memories from her childhood flood back, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt. Featuring many of the iconic characters from To Kill a Mockingbird, Go Set a Watchman perfectly captures a young woman, and a world, in a painful yet necessary transition out of the illusions of the past -- a journey that can be guided only by one's conscience. Written in the mid-1950s, Go Set a Watchman imparts a fuller, richer understanding and appreciation of Harper Lee. Here is an unforgettable novel of wisdom, humanity, passion, humor, and effortless precision -- a profoundly affecting work of art that is both wonderfully evocative of another era and relevant to our own times. It not only confirms the enduring brilliance of To Kill a Mockingbird, but also serves as its essential companion, adding depth, context, and new meaning to an American classic."--Jacket.
Source NBK 7/15 PPL
Subject Finch, Scout (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Finch, Atticus (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Finch, Atticus (Fictitious character) (OCoLC)fst00924816
Finch, Scout (Fictitious character) (OCoLC)fst01925213
Homecoming -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Adult children of aging parents -- Fiction.
Nineteen fifties -- Fiction.
Social change -- Fiction.
School integration -- Southern States -- Fiction.
Southern States -- Race relations -- Fiction.
Southern States -- Fiction.
Alabama -- Fiction.
Adult children of aging parents. (OCoLC)fst00797237
Fathers and daughters. (OCoLC)fst00921890
Homecoming. (OCoLC)fst01765222
Nineteen fifties. (OCoLC)fst01037791
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
School integration. (OCoLC)fst01107474
Social change. (OCoLC)fst01122310
Alabama. (OCoLC)fst01204694
Southern States. (OCoLC)fst01244550
Fathers and daughters -- Alabama -- Fiction.
Father-daughter relationship -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Southern States -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Domestic fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726589
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Historical fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726640
Novels. (OCoLC)fst01921742
Political fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726702
Realistic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Political fiction.
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Novels.
ISBN 9780062409850 (hardcover)
0062409859 (hardcover)
Standard No. 9780062409850

 
    
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