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The Resource A mending at the edge : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick

A mending at the edge : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick

Label
A mending at the edge : a novel
Title
A mending at the edge
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kirkpatrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Emma Wagner Giesy struggles to find her place inside--and outside--the confines of her 1860s religious community, where she is the only woman, as she reaches out to others on the fringes of her cooperative
Member of
Summary
In the 1850s, Emma Wagner Giesy, the daughter of German immigrants, is sent to the Oregon frontier to help start a new town. Although the most dangerous part of her journey is behind her, Emma is conflicted with her desperate desire to lead a normal life and her obligation to marry. As she gains the trust of her new community, Emma must find compromise between her God-given freedoms and her future well-being
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
238782
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkpatrick, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Change and cherish historical series
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Giesy, Emma Wagner
  • Women pioneers
  • Washington (State)
  • Giesy, Emma Wagner
  • Women pioneers
  • Washington (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
A mending at the edge : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
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
ocn166380029
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781578569793
Lccn
2007041707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)166380029
Label
A mending at the edge : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
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
ocn166380029
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781578569793
Lccn
2007041707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)166380029

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