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The Resource How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway

How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway

Label
How to be an American housewife
Title
How to be an American housewife
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Dilloway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lively and surprising novel about a Japanese woman with a closely guarded secret, the American daughter who strives to live up to her mother's standards, and the rejuvenating power of forgiveness
Summary
Entreated to visit her ancestral family in Japan in place of her ailing mother, Sue uncovers family secrets that influence her life in unforeseen ways, offer insight into her mother's marriage to an American GI, and reveal the role of tradition in shaping personal choice
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
359989
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dilloway, Margaret
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forgiveness
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Secrecy
Target audience
adult
Label
How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
413 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410432766
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2010033727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)653842909
  • ocn653842909
  • OCoLC
Label
How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
413 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410432766
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2010033727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)653842909
  • ocn653842909
  • OCoLC

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