The Resource A race to splendor : a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city, by Ciji Ware, (electronic resource)

A race to splendor : a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city, by Ciji Ware, (electronic resource)

Label
A race to splendor : a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city
Title
A race to splendor
Title remainder
a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city
Statement of responsibility
by Ciji Ware
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by female architect Julia Morgan, this is the riveting tale of a race against time to rebuild two luxury hotels after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake destroyed 400 city blocks and left 250,000 homeless. Morgan's fictional protegee Amelia Bradshaw and client J.D. Thayer will sacrifice anything to see the city they love rise from the ashes; in the process, they can't help but lose their hearts. Praise for Ciji Ware:. "Ciji Ware is a master storyteller.". --Libby's Library News. "A great historical fiction author...Ciji Ware certainly knows how to touch hearts.". --Reading Extravaganza
Summary
In the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, Amelia Bradshaw, the fictional protege of female architect Julia Morgan, and her client, J. D. Thayer, will risk everything to see the city they love rise from the ashes as they race against time to rebuild two luxury hotels
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390559
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ware, Ciji
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A7435
LC item number
R33 2011eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women architects
  • Architects
  • San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Women architects
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city
Label
A race to splendor : a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city, by Ciji Ware, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FF1FFB41-5A94-4C83-9F01-E67F8C1CEB6E
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Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Author's Note; Prologue; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter 35; Chapter 36; Chapter 37; Chapter 38; Acknowledgments; Reading Group Guide; About the Author; Back Cover;
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 526 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402238727
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)702339611
  • ocn702339611
  • OCoLC
Label
A race to splendor : a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city, by Ciji Ware, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=FF1FFB41-5A94-4C83-9F01-E67F8C1CEB6E
Publication
Copyright
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Author's Note; Prologue; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter 35; Chapter 36; Chapter 37; Chapter 38; Acknowledgments; Reading Group Guide; About the Author; Back Cover;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 526 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781402238727
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)702339611
  • ocn702339611
  • OCoLC

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