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The Resource Roses, Leila Meacham

Roses, Leila Meacham

Label
Roses
Title
Roses
Statement of responsibility
Leila Meacham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spanning the 20th century, the story of Roses takes place in a small East Texas town against the backdrop of the powerful timber and cotton industries, industries controlled by the scions of the town's founding families. A deeply moving love story of struggle and sacrifice across generations. Roses is steeped with nostalgia for a time when honor and good manners were the rule
Summary
Having not married in spite of their true feelings, cotton tycoon Mary Toliver DuMont and timber magnate Percy Warwick struggle with deceit, secrets, and tragedies that challenge their children and grandchildren in their small east Texas community
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
330015
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meacham, Leila
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • Lumber trade
  • Cotton trade
  • Texas
  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • Cotton trade
  • Lumber trade
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
Roses, Leila Meacham
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
ocn311310080
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
609 pages
Isbn
9780446550000
Lccn
2009007026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)311310080
Label
Roses, Leila Meacham
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
ocn311310080
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
609 pages
Isbn
9780446550000
Lccn
2009007026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)311310080

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