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
1925447
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
  • (Sirsi) i9780062405982
  • (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
1925447
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
  • (Sirsi) i9780062405982
  • (OCoLC)993420827

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