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The Resource How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway, (electronic resource)

How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway, (electronic resource)

Label
How to be an American housewife
Title
How to be an American housewife
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Dilloway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Shoko, a Japanese woman who married an American GI, and her grown daughter, Sue, a divorced mother whose life as an American housewife hasn't been what she'd expected. When illness prevents Shoko from traveling to Japan, she asks Sue to go in her place. The trip reveals family secrets that change their lives in dramatic and unforeseen ways
Summary
Entreated to visit her ancestral family in Japan in place of her ailing mother, Sue uncovers family secrets that influence her life in unforeseen ways, offer insight into her mother's marriage to an American GI, and reveal the role of tradition in shaping personal choice
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
359989
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dilloway, Margaret
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3604.I4627
LC item number
H68 2010eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (276 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101189245
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4202da09-11b5-41e3-9fb8-a5b5a557e05f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2149952
  • 937798
  • (OCoLC)ocm668230649
  • 4455-63260
  • (OCoLC)668230649
  • (OCoLC)ocn668230649
  • 2149952
Label
How to be an American housewife, Margaret Dilloway, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (276 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101189245
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4202da09-11b5-41e3-9fb8-a5b5a557e05f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2149952
  • 937798
  • (OCoLC)ocm668230649
  • 4455-63260
  • (OCoLC)668230649
  • (OCoLC)ocn668230649
  • 2149952

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