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The memory weaver : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick

Label
The memory weaver : a novel
Title
The memory weaver
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kirkpatrick
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eliza Spalding Warren was just a child when she was taken hostage by the Cayuse Indians during a massacre in 1847. Now the young mother of two children, Eliza faces a different kind of dislocation; her impulsive husband wants them to make a new start in another territory, which will mean leaving her beloved home and her departed mother's grave--and returning to the land of her captivity. Eliza longs to know how her mother, an early missionary to the Nez Perce Indians, dealt with the challenges of life with a sometimes difficult husband and with her daughter's captivity. When Eliza is finally given her mother's diary, she is stunned to find that her own memories are not necessarily the whole story of what happened. Can she lay the dark past to rest and move on? Or will her childhood memories always hold her hostage?
Summary
Eliza Spalding Warren was just a child when she was taken hostage by the Cayuse Indians during a massacre in 1847. Now the young mother of two children, Eliza faces a different kind of dislocation; her impulsive husband wants them to make a new start in another territory, which will mean leaving her beloved home and her departed mother's grave--and returning to the land of her captivity. Eliza longs to know how her mother, an early missionary to the Nez Perce Indians, dealt with the challenges of life with a sometimes difficult husband and with her daughter's captivity
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10446160
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkpatrick, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • Moving, Household
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho
Target audience
adult
Label
The memory weaver : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn903675375
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9780800722326
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2015014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)903675375
Label
The memory weaver : a novel, Jane Kirkpatrick
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn903675375
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
348 pages
Isbn
9780800722326
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
2015014642
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)903675375

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