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Swimming between worlds, Elaine Neil Orr

Label
Swimming between worlds
Title
Swimming between worlds
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Neil Orr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tacker Hart left his home in North Carolina as a local high school football hero, but returns in disgrace after being fired from a prestigious architectural assignment in West Africa. Yet the culture and people he grew to admire have left their mark on him. Adrift, he manages his father's grocery store and becomes reacquainted with a girl he barely knew growing up. Kate Monroe's parents have died, leaving her the family home and the right connections in her Southern town. But a trove of disturbing letters sends her searching for the truth behind the comfortable life she's been bequeathed. On the same morning but at different moments, Tacker and Kate encounter a young African-American, Gaines Townson, and their stories converge with his. As Winston-Salem is pulled into the tumultuous 1960s, these three Americans find themselves at the center of the civil rights struggle, coming to terms with the legacies of their pasts as they search for an ennobling future
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DLC
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Orr, Elaine Neil
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • North Carolina
Label
Swimming between worlds, Elaine Neil Orr
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn987491800
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 400 pages
Isbn
9780425282731
Lccn
2017019831
Label
Swimming between worlds, Elaine Neil Orr
Publication
Control code
ocn987491800
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 400 pages
Isbn
9780425282731
Lccn
2017019831

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