The Resource Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin

Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin

Label
Worthy Brown's daughter
Title
Worthy Brown's daughter
Statement of responsibility
Phillip Margolin
Title variation
Worthy Browns daughter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of a handful of lawyers in the new state of Oregon, recently widowed Matthew Penny agrees to help Worthy Brown, a newly freed slave, rescue his fifteen-year-old daughter, Roxanne, from their former master, a powerful Portland lawyer. Worthy's lawsuit sets in motion events that lead to Worthy's arrest for murder and create an agonizing moral dilemma that could send either Worthy or Matthew to the hangman
Summary
In nineteenth-century Oregon, lawyer Matthew Penny agrees to help newly freed slave Worthy Brown free his teenage daughter, but when Worthy is arrested for murder, the new turn in events raises the stakes significantly
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10246758
Cataloging source
BT
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Margolin, Phillip
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Attorneys
  • Freedmen
  • Slavery
  • Oregon
  • Legal stories
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Oregon
Target audience
adult
Label
Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-345)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20082142
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9780062195340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Worthy Brown's daughter, Phillip Margolin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-345)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20082142
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
345 pages
Isbn
9780062195340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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