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The Resource A short history of women : a novel, Kate Walbert

A short history of women : a novel, Kate Walbert

Label
A short history of women : a novel
Title
A short history of women
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kate Walbert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by a suffragist ancestor who starved herself to promote the integration of Cambridge University, Evie refuses to marry and Dorothy defies a ban on photographing the bodies of her dead Iraq War soldier sons, a choice that embarrasses Dorothy's daughters
Summary
Inspired by a suffragist ancestor who starved herself to promote the integration of Cambridge University, Evie refuses to marry and Dorothy defies a ban on photographing the bodies of her dead Iraq War soldier sons, a choice that embarrasses Dorothy's daughters
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304511
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walbert, Kate
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A42113
LC item number
S54 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Hunger strikes
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Women photographers
Target audience
adult
Label
A short history of women : a novel, Kate Walbert
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
8557294
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 239 p.
Isbn
9781416594994
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008038312
Other physical details
geneal. table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn232979253
  • (OCoLC)232979253
Label
A short history of women : a novel, Kate Walbert
Publication
Control code
8557294
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 239 p.
Isbn
9781416594994
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008038312
Other physical details
geneal. table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn232979253
  • (OCoLC)232979253

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