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The Resource The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton : a novel, Jane Smiley

The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton : a novel, Jane Smiley

Label
The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton : a novel
Title
The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Plain, independent Lidie Harkness, impatient with the restrictions placed on women in mid-nineteenth century Illinois, jumps at the chance to marry New England abolitionist Thomas Newton and travel with him to the Kansas Territory where they embark on a dangerous quest to stop the spread of slavery
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smiley, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M39
LC item number
A79 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Women pioneers
  • Widows
  • Abolitionists
  • Abolitionists
  • Widows
  • Women pioneers
  • Missouri
  • United States
  • United States
  • Abolitionists
  • Kansas
  • Historical fiction
Label
The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton : a novel, Jane Smiley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1998
  • Includes a reading group discussion guide [13 p.] after p. 452
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
ocm40688597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Fawcett books ed.
Extent
ix, 452 pages
Isbn
9780449910832
Lccn
98096778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40688597
Label
The all-true travels and adventures of Lidie Newton : a novel, Jane Smiley
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1998
  • Includes a reading group discussion guide [13 p.] after p. 452
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
ocm40688597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Fawcett books ed.
Extent
ix, 452 pages
Isbn
9780449910832
Lccn
98096778
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)40688597

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