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A proper pursuit, Lynn Austin

Label
A proper pursuit
Title
A proper pursuit
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Austin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Chicago during the time of the World's Fair, this is the story of Violet Hayes whose search to find her mother exposes the young woman to the world about her--from high society to the poor immigrant families; from the suffragette movement to the security of a suitable marriage match. As Violet contemplates what course her life will take, she will discover the missing parts of her family's past--and, ultimately, Violet will discover herself
Summary
Violet Hayes ventures to Chicago during the World's Fair in search of her mother, who has been missing from her life since she was nine, and as she uncovers the missing parts of her past, Violet will ultimately find herself
Storyline
Tone
Award
Christy Award for Historical Category, 2008.
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206451
Cataloging source
DLC
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Austin, Lynn N
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Young women
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Christian fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A proper pursuit, Lynn Austin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn141484220
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
432 p.
Isbn
9780764228919
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023563
System control number
(OCoLC)141484220
Label
A proper pursuit, Lynn Austin
Publication
Control code
ocn141484220
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
432 p.
Isbn
9780764228919
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023563
System control number
(OCoLC)141484220

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