The Resource Monticello : a daughter and her father : a novel, Sally Cabot Gunning, (electronic resource)

Monticello : a daughter and her father : a novel, Sally Cabot Gunning, (electronic resource)

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Monticello : a daughter and her father : a novel
Title
Monticello
Title remainder
a daughter and her father : a novel
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Sally Cabot Gunning
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Language
eng
Summary
From the critically acclaimed author of The Widow's War comes a captivating work of literary historical fiction that explores the tenuous relationship between a brilliant and complex father and his devoted daughter-Thomas Jefferson and Martha Jefferson Randolph. After the death of her beloved mother, Martha Jefferson spent five years abroad with her father, Thomas Jefferson, on his first diplomatic mission to France. Now, at seventeen, Jefferson's bright, handsome eldest daughter is returning to the lush hills of the family's beloved Virginia plantation, Monticello. While the large, beautiful estate is the same as she remembers, Martha has changed. The young girl that sailed to Europe is now a woman with a heart made heavy by a first love gone wrong. The world around her has also become far more complicated than it once seemed. The doting father she idolized since childhood has begun to pull away. Moving back into political life, he has become distracted by the tumultuous fight for power and troubling new attachments. The home she adores depends on slavery, a practice Martha abhors. But Monticello is burdened by debt, and it cannot survive without the labor of her family's slaves. The exotic distant cousin she is drawn to has a taste for dangerous passions, dark desires that will eventually compromise her own. As her life becomes constrained by the demands of marriage, motherhood, politics, scandal, and her family's increasing impoverishment, Martha yearns to find her way back to the gentle beauty and quiet happiness of the world she once knew at the top of her father's "little mountain."
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Midwest
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Gunning, Sally
Dewey number
813/.6
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fiction
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Read by Cassandra Campbell
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  • Campbell, Cassandra
  • hoopla digital
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  • Randolph, Martha Jefferson
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Virginia
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adult
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Label
Monticello : a daughter and her father : a novel, Sally Cabot Gunning, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11672031
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digital storage
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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MWT11672031
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 53 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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rdamedia
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digital.
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MWT11672031
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sound
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11672031
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Label
Monticello : a daughter and her father : a novel, Sally Cabot Gunning, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11672031
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11672031
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 53 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11672031
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11672031
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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