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Summary: Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

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Jakes, John

Summary: The final volume of The Kent Family Chronicles, following family members as they race for wealth, leaving young Will to redeem Philip Kent's American dream.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jove Books 1980

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Jakes, John

Summary: Post-Civil War prosperity has transformed the nation as well and the Kents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Signet 2005

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Jakes, John

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Summary: A novel of two families during twenty turbulent, troubled years that culminate in the shattering Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1982

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Jakes, John

Summary: Retraces the early years of the "Secret Service," from the Pinkertons to the assassination of Lincoln, following four main characters--a spy, a rebel, an actress, and an officer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2000

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1989

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Jakes, John

Summary: Continues the saga of two American families, the Mains of South Carolina and the Hazards of Pennsylvania, in the aftermath of the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1987

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Jakes, John

Contents: Shootout at White Pass -- Woman at Apache Wells -- Hell at High Iron -- Duel of magicians -- Death rides here! -- Winning of Poker Alice -- To the last bullet -- Little Phil and the daughter of joy -- Tinhorn fills his hand -- Naked gun -- Dutchman -- Carolina warpath.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam 1993

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Jakes, John

Summary: The second volume in The Kent Family Chronicles, in which young Philip Kent, having escaped the murderous intentions of his half-brother in France, becomes caught up in the valor and turmoil of the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jove Books 1978

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ohio University Press 1991

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Jakes, John

Summary: From the "New York Times" bestselling author who "makes history come brilliantly alive" ("The Washington Post Book World") comes a novel that spans decades and generations--from the American Revolution through the downfall of the Confederacy--in Jakes's most ambitious work yet.From the "New York Times" bestselling author who "makes history come brilliantly alive" ("The Washington Post Book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2002

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 2005

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Jakes, John

Summary: Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea, with Savannah in its path. The Lester ladies--attractive widowed Sara and her feisty twelve-year-old daughter Hattie--struggle to save the family rice plantation. Hattie and the general find themselves on a collision course that will astonish both of them when Sherman offers the city to Lincoln as "a Christmas gift."

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2004

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1977

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1998

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2002

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Jakes, John

Summary: Determined to secure entry into the elite social circles of late nineteenth-century Rhode Island, Sam Driver enlists the help of a pair of social gadflies but finds his efforts complicated by his daughter's romance with an impoverished young Irishman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2006

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2004

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pyramid Books 1976

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Jakes, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: JOVEH 0000

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Jakes, John

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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Jakes, John

Summary: Recounts the adventures of two unforgettable families--the Hazards of Pennsylvania and the Mains of South Carolina--in a land ripped apart by the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1984

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Summary: This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2004

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Contents: The gift of Cochise / Louis L'Amour -- The tin star / John M. Cunningham -- Killers' country! / Dan Cushman -- Timberline / Owen Wister -- All gold canyon / Jack London -- The lamb of the Flying U / B.M. Bower -- Gun job / Thomas Thompson -- The burial of Letty Strayhorn / Elmer Kelton -- Hell on the draw / oren D. Estleman -- The attack on the mountain / Glendon Swarthout -- Fear / Bill...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2001

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1 available in Adult- Western, Call number: Western SC Century 2000