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The Resource The mansion of happiness : a history of life and death, Jill Lepore

The mansion of happiness : a history of life and death, Jill Lepore

Label
The mansion of happiness : a history of life and death
Title
The mansion of happiness
Title remainder
a history of life and death
Statement of responsibility
Jill Lepore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A history of American ideas about life and death from before the cradle to beyond the grave
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
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10109621
Cataloging source
DLC
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New Yorker
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1966-
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Lepore, Jill
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.L5295 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Politics and culture
  • Popular culture
  • Life
  • Life (Biology)
  • Life cycle, Human
  • Death
  • Happiness
Target audience
adult
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a history of life and death
Label
The mansion of happiness : a history of life and death, Jill Lepore
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Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • "Parts of this book originally appeared in The New Yorker"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Mansion of Happiness -- Hatched -- Baby Food -- The Children's Room -- All about Erections -- Mr. Marriage -- Happiness Minutes -- Confessions of an Amateur Mother -- Happy Old Age -- The Gate of Heaven -- Resurrection -- Last Words -- A Chronology
Control code
2011050566
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780307592996
Lccn
2011050566
Label
The mansion of happiness : a history of life and death, Jill Lepore
Link
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • "Parts of this book originally appeared in The New Yorker"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Mansion of Happiness -- Hatched -- Baby Food -- The Children's Room -- All about Erections -- Mr. Marriage -- Happiness Minutes -- Confessions of an Amateur Mother -- Happy Old Age -- The Gate of Heaven -- Resurrection -- Last Words -- A Chronology
Control code
2011050566
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780307592996
Lccn
2011050566

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