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The Resource American wife, Curtis Sittenfeld

American wife, Curtis Sittenfeld

Label
American wife
Title
American wife
Statement of responsibility
Curtis Sittenfeld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Blackwell, whose husband is beginning his second term as president of the United States, describes her modest upbringing, her career as a librarian, her surprising courtship with the man who swept her off her feet, and her experience as First Lady
Member of
Summary
When her husband is elected president of the United States, Alice Blackwell finds her new life as first lady increasingly tumultuous as she reflects on the privileges and difficulties of her position as her private beliefs conflict with her public responsibilities
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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267821
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sittenfeld, Curtis
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.I94
LC item number
A8 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core series
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  • Presidents' spouses
  • Women librarians
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Women librarians
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
American wife, Curtis Sittenfeld
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn263498120
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
939 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413321
Lccn
2008044588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781410413321
System control number
(OCoLC)263498120
Label
American wife, Curtis Sittenfeld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn263498120
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
939 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413321
Lccn
2008044588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781410413321
System control number
(OCoLC)263498120

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