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Redemption Falls By Joseph O'Connor

Redemption Falls
by Joseph O'Connor

Eighteen years after the famine ship Star of the Sea docked at New York, the daughter of two of her passengers sets out from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on a walk across a devastated America.

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Redemption Falls Summary


1865. The American Civil War is ending. Eighteen years after the famine ship Star of the Sea docked at New York, the daughter of two of her passengers sets out from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on a walk across a devastated America. Eliza Duane Mooney is searching for her younger brother she has not seen in four years, one of the hundred thousand children drawn into the war. His fate has been mysterious and will prove extraordinary. It's a walk that will have consequences for many seemingly unconnected survivors: a love-struck cartographer, a haunted Latina poetess, rebel guerrilla Cole McLaurenson, runaway slave Elizabeth Longstreet and the mercurial revolutionary James Con O'Keeffe, who commanded a brigade of Irish immigrants in the Union Army and is now Governor of a western wilderness where nothing is as it seems.

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GOR000445676
Redemption Falls
Joseph O'Connor
Very Good
Paperback
Vintage Publishing
2008-05-01
464
0099481529
9780099481522
Short-listed for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2009 Short-listed for Hughes & Hughes Irish Novel of the Year Award 2008
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