The Marrow of Tradition

CD - unabridged
Audio (7 discs)
Product Number: DD11691
Released: Jan 28, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781629232881
Narrator/s: Sean Crisden
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Major Carteret is the white owner of the biggest newspaper in Wellington, a racially segregated city in the post-Civil War South. Carteret, along with other powerful white men in Wellington, are outraged that an editorial published the town's black newspaper has questioned the justification for lynchings. As racial tension mounts, Carteret struggles on the domestic front. His wife and child are unwell and his niece, Clara, is courted by Tom Delamer, a lush aristocrat. Meanwhile, William Miller, a young black doctor, returns to hometown of Wellington to set up a practice. Everything comes to a head, however, when a white woman is murdered.

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eAudio
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Author(s): Charles W. Chesnutt
Narrator(s): Sean Crisden
Product Number Z100101255
Released: Aug 10, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781629232904
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Author(s): Charles W. Chesnutt
Product Number EB00401336
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: #9781101199381

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