Absalom, Absalom!, 217 (Event)

Page Number: 
217
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
Then it was '61 and Sutpen knew what they
Page Event Ends: 
217
Era: 
Civil War (1861-1865)
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Narrative Status: 
Told
Date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 1861 to Wednesday, November 30, 1864
Summary: 

A short passage that sums up the four years of Civil War during which: Sutpen apparently keeps track of Bon and Henry, Henry puts the wedding on hold and Bon (and Judith) on a kind of probation, both General Compson and Bon are wounded at the battle of "Pittsburg Landing" (Henry saves Bon on the battlefield), and Sutpen brings home the tombstones in 1864 (217). [SOURCE: Grandfather, Quentin]

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Keywords: 
Civil_War, Violence:War, Wounds, Loss, Surveillance, Probation,
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