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The Resource American wife : a novel, Curtis Sittenfeld

American wife : a novel, Curtis Sittenfeld

Label
American wife : a novel
Title
American wife
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Curtis Sittenfeld
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On what might become one of the most significant days in her husband's presidency, Alice Blackwell considers the strange and unlikely path that has led her to the White House--and the repercussions of a life lived, as she puts it, "almost in opposition to itself." How can she both love and fundamentally disagree with her husband? How complicit has she been in the trajectory of her own life? What should she do when her private beliefs run against her public persona?--From publisher description
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
267821
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.I94
LC item number
A8 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
New York Times best sellers
Target audience
adult
Label
American wife : a novel, Curtis Sittenfeld
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0811/2008008175.html
Instantiates
Publication
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
5006214
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
558 pages
Isbn
9780812975406
Lccn
2008008175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20081001-137/117
  • BRO-cust20081001-081
  • BRO-cust20081007-137
  • BRO-cust20081024-137
  • BRO-copy20080822-147
  • BRO-cust20080826-054
  • BRO-cust20080827-153
  • BRO-cust20080828-153
  • BRO-cust20080828-054
  • BRO-cust20080903-081
  • BRO-cust20080905-153
  • BRO-cust20080916-153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn199467901
  • (OCoLC)199467901
Label
American wife : a novel, Curtis Sittenfeld
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0811/2008008175.html
Publication
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
5006214
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
558 pages
Isbn
9780812975406
Lccn
2008008175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20081001-137/117
  • BRO-cust20081001-081
  • BRO-cust20081007-137
  • BRO-cust20081024-137
  • BRO-copy20080822-147
  • BRO-cust20080826-054
  • BRO-cust20080827-153
  • BRO-cust20080828-153
  • BRO-cust20080828-054
  • BRO-cust20080903-081
  • BRO-cust20080905-153
  • BRO-cust20080916-153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn199467901
  • (OCoLC)199467901

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