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The postmistress, Sarah Blake

Label
The postmistress
Title
The postmistress
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Blake
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In London covering the Blitz with Edward R. Murrow, Frankie Bard meets a Cape Cod doctor in a shelter and promises that she'll deliver a letter for him when she finally returns to the United States. Filled with stunning parallels to today's world, "The Postmistress" is a sweeping novel about the loss of innocence of two extraordinary women, and of two countries torn apart by war
Summary
The stories of a small Cape Cod postmistress and an American radio reporter stationed in London collide on the eve of the United States's entrance into World War II, a meeting that is shaped by a broken promise to deliver a letter
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
336089
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blake, Sarah
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.L3493
LC item number
P67 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Postmasters
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The postmistress, Sarah Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Readers guide"--P. [363]-371
  • Originally published as hbk. in different form: New York : Amy Einhorn Books, c2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn617551050
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9780425238691
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)617551050
Label
The postmistress, Sarah Blake
Publication
Note
  • "Readers guide"--P. [363]-371
  • Originally published as hbk. in different form: New York : Amy Einhorn Books, c2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn617551050
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9780425238691
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)617551050

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