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Shadow country [electronic resource] : a new rendering of the Watson legend / Peter Matthiessen.

Matthiessen, Peter. (Author). Heald, Anthony. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781433278990 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1433278995 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 40:20:49.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Anthony Heald.
Summary, etc.:
Inspired by a near-mythic event of the wild Florida frontier at the turn of the twentieth century, Shadow Country reimagines the legend of the inspired Everglades sugar planter and notorious outlaw E. J. Watson, who drives himself relentlessly toward his own violent end at the hands of neighbors who mostly admired him, in a killing that obsessed his favorite son.--From publisher description.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 579855 KB; MP3 file size: 1136172 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Watson, Edgar J., 1855-1910 > Fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life > Fiction.
Everglades (Fla.) > Fiction.
Murderers > Fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.

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