The Resource Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier

Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier

Label
Varina : a novel
Title
Varina
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Charles Frazier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much-older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy, placing Varina at the white-hot center of one of the darkest moments in American history"--
Summary
Forced by limited prospects to marry much-older widower Jefferson Davis, teenaged Varina Howell finds her expectations as the wife of a Mississippi landowner upended by his appointment as the leader of the Confederacy, a situation that renders her and her children fugitives in a divided and increasingly hostile nation
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638462
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frazier, Charles
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Davis, Varina
  • Man-woman relationships
  • United States
  • FICTION / Historical / General
  • FICTION / Biographical
  • FICTION / War & Military
Target audience
adult
Label
Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier
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
ocn993420827
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780062405982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)993420827
Label
Varina : a novel, Charles Frazier
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
ocn993420827
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780062405982
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)993420827

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