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The Resource Packing up : further adventures of a trailing spouse, Brigid Keenan

Packing up : further adventures of a trailing spouse, Brigid Keenan

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Packing up : further adventures of a trailing spouse
Title
Packing up
Title remainder
further adventures of a trailing spouse
Statement of responsibility
Brigid Keenan
Title variation
Further adventures of a trailing spouse
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the continuing adventures of Brigid Keenan, the "trailing spouse" of a diplomat, we find her dealing with life in Kazakhstan, navigating her daughters' weddings, coping with a cancer diagnosis, and getting a crash course in grandmotherhood, while facing up to her greatest challange yet: retirement
Summary
Brigid Keenan was a successful young London fashion journalist when she fell in love with a diplomat and left behind the gilt chairs of the Paris salons for a large chicken shed in Nepal. Her bestselling account of life as a "trailing spouse" Diplomatic Baggage, won the hearts of thousands in countries all over the world. Now, in her further adventures, we find Brigid in Kazakhstan, where AW, her husband, contracts Lyme disease from ticks, the local delicacy is horse meat sausage, and Brigid's visit to a market leads to a full-scale riot from which she requires a police escort
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Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10357894
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1939-
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Keenan, Brigid
Dewey number
327.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT2808
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Keenan, Brigid
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British
  • Diplomatic and consular service, European
  • Diplomats' spouses
  • Keenan, Brigid
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British
  • Diplomatic and consular service, European
  • Diplomats' spouses
Target audience
adult
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further adventures of a trailing spouse
Label
Packing up : further adventures of a trailing spouse, Brigid Keenan
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869770459
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781408846902
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)869770459
Label
Packing up : further adventures of a trailing spouse, Brigid Keenan
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
ocn869770459
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781408846902
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)869770459

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