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The Resource Empress of the splendid season, Oscar Hijuelos

Empress of the splendid season, Oscar Hijuelos

Label
Empress of the splendid season
Title
Empress of the splendid season
Statement of responsibility
Oscar Hijuelos
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Cuban emigre, Lydia Espana works as a cleaning lady on the Upper West Side of Manhattan to help support her husband and two children, in a novel that captures one woman's struggle, triumph, and frustrations with the American dream
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1999
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003398
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hijuelos, Oscar
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Cuban American women
  • Women cleaning personnel
  • Cuban American families
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Empress of the splendid season, Oscar Hijuelos
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm39368582
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 p.
Isbn
9780060175702
Lccn
98034798
System control number
(Sirsi) ABS-6112
Label
Empress of the splendid season, Oscar Hijuelos
Publication
Control code
ocm39368582
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
342 p.
Isbn
9780060175702
Lccn
98034798
System control number
(Sirsi) ABS-6112

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