The Resource The women's room, Marilyn French ; with forewords by Dorothy Allison and Linsey Abrams

The women's room, Marilyn French ; with forewords by Dorothy Allison and Linsey Abrams

Label
The women's room
Title
The women's room
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn French ; with forewords by Dorothy Allison and Linsey Abrams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of Mira Ward, a wife of the Fifties who becomes a woman of the Seventies. From the shallow excitements of suburban cocktail parties and casual affairs through the varied nightmares of rape, madness and loneliness to the dawning awareness of the exhilaration of liberation, the experiences of Mira and her friends crystallize those of a generation of modern women
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Title
The women's room
Creator
Summary
A portrait of Mira Ward, erstwhile suburban doctor's wife and mother of two and latter-day Harvard graduate student, depicts a 1950s world of men and women in bondage to one another and the 1970s world of liberation and radical reassessment
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
028388
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.R42
LC item number
W66 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Marilyn French
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleVariation
womens room
The women's room, Marilyn French ; with forewords by Dorothy Allison and Linsey Abrams

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, Philip S. MillerBorrow it
      100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO, 80104, US
      39.3681268 -104.8590461
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