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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

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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
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Sandweiss, Martha A
Dewey number
305.896/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.625
LC item number
.S255 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 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 (p. [313]-358) and index
Control code
ocn233549201
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143116868
Lccn
2008034886
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)233549201
Label
Passing strange : a Gilded Age tale of love and deception across the color line, Martha A. Sandweiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-358) and index
Control code
ocn233549201
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780143116868
Lccn
2008034886
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)233549201

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