❰Reading❯ ➾ The Linwoods: Or, "sixty Years Since" in America Author Catharine Maria Sedgwick – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk A story of familial and national discord, conciliation, and redemption, The Linwoods is perhaps the major work of one of the leading writers of early American literature Set during the American Revolu A story of familial and national Or, "sixty PDF/EPUB À discord, conciliation, and redemption, The Linwoods is perhaps the major work of one of the leading writers of early American literature Set during the American Revolution, Catharine Sedgwick s last historical romance addresses issues of virtuous citizenship, civic identity, and the political development of the nation The primary narrative thread tells the story of two families the Linwoods, who are loyalists, and the Lees, who are revolutionaries Much of the novel narrates The Linwoods: Kindle - the transformation of the Linwood children, especially the heroine, Isabella, from Tory to Rebel In the process, Isabella not only rebels against British control of the colonies, but challenges the institution of slavery, gender norms, and patriarchal authority Disguise, intrigues of Rebel and Tory spies, cross racial and cross gender passing, as well as cases of mistaken identity not only make for a compelling read, but also foster an anti aristocratic skepticism of surface appearances and external markers of Linwoods: Or, "sixty PDF Ç virtue and identity that resonated with the rhetoric of Jacksonian democracy.
- 448 pages
- The Linwoods: Or, "sixty Years Since" in America
- Catharine Maria Sedgwick
- 15 March 2018 Catharine Maria Sedgwick