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The ballad of Tom Dooley : a ballad novel / Sharyn McCrumb.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780312558178 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0312558171 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 311 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2011.

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.: A story inspired by a true crime made famous by the Kingston Trio's folk song recording reimagines the events surrounding the murder of North Carolina mountain girl Laura Foster and the hanging of her lover, Tom Dula, in a meticulously researched account that reveals additional information that may prove Dula's innocence.
Subject: Dula, Tom, 1843 or 1844-1868 > Fiction.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Murder > North Carolina > Wilkes County > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Mountain life > North Carolina > Fiction.
North Carolina > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Love stories.

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