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The Resource The beautiful American, Jeanne Mackin

The beautiful American, Jeanne Mackin

Label
The beautiful American
Title
The beautiful American
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne Mackin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As recovery from World War II begins, expat American Nora Tours travels from her home in southern France to London in search of her missing sixteen-year-old daughter. There she unexpectedly meets up with an old acquaintance, famous model-turned-photographer Lee Miller. Neither has emerged from the war unscathed: Nora is racked with the fear that her efforts to survive under the Vichy regime may have cost her daughter's life; Lee suffers from what she witnessed as a war correspondent photographing the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps"--Page 4 of cover
Summary
While searching for her daughter in London after the blitz, expat American Nora Tours encounters an old friend, a famous model-turned-photographer, giving them both a chance to forgive past betrayals and reforge a meaningful connection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10314217
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mackin, Jeanne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female friendship
  • Missing children
  • Americans
  • Aliens
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Aliens
  • Americans
  • Female friendship
  • Missing children
  • Europe
  • France
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Target audience
adult
Label
The beautiful American, Jeanne Mackin
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
ocn861673865
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780451465825
Lccn
2013049784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)861673865
Label
The beautiful American, Jeanne Mackin
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
ocn861673865
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9780451465825
Lccn
2013049784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)861673865

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