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The Resource Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier, (text large print)

Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier, (text large print)

Label
Varina : a novel
Title
Varina
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Charles Frazier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much-older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy, placing Varina at the white-hot center of one of the darkest moments in American history"--
Member of
Summary
Forced by limited prospects to marry much-older widower Jefferson Davis, teenaged Varina Howell finds her expectations as the wife of a Mississippi landowner upended by his appointment as the leader of the Confederacy, a situation that renders her and her children fugitives in a divided and increasingly hostile nation
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638462
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frazier, Charles
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.R3599
LC item number
V37 2018
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Davis, Varina
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Larger print"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 494)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780062406019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1029552971
  • (OCoLC)1029552971
Label
Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier, (text large print)
Publication
Note
"Larger print"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 494)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
494 pages
Isbn
9780062406019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1029552971
  • (OCoLC)1029552971

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