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The Resource Betty Smith : life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn, Valerie Raleigh Yow

Betty Smith : life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn, Valerie Raleigh Yow

Label
Betty Smith : life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn
Title
Betty Smith
Title remainder
life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Valerie Raleigh Yow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yow, Valerie Raleigh
Dewey number
928.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3537.M2895
LC item number
Z995 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Betty
  • Smith, Betty
  • German Americans
  • Women authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Chapel Hill (N.C.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Ann Arbor (Mich.)
Label
Betty Smith : life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn, Valerie Raleigh Yow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-417) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing chooses you, 1896-1936: The Brooklyn of my childhood, 1896-1910 -- Growing up, ingredients for a full life, 1910-1919 -- Love, marriage, and plays in Michigan, 1919-1931 -- That all-gone feeling in my stomach, 1931-1936 -- A compelling feeling, 1936-1943: Chapel Hill with Robert Finch, 1936-1938 -- Something terrifying, 1939-1940 -- They lived in Brooklyn, 1941-1942 -- A tree grows in Brooklyn, 1943 -- An upside-down world, 1943 -- A jammed-up period, 1944-1958: Fame and success and money, 1944 -- Home is a kind of immortality, 1945-1948 -- Tomorrow will be better, 1948-1949 -- Heart's desire, 1950-1957 -- Maggie-now, 1957-1958 -- A certain word, 1959-1972: The solace of writing, 1959-1964 -- Joy in the morning, 1961-1965 -- The long goodnight, 1966-1972
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780970224934
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007937593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn183868154
  • 491639
Label
Betty Smith : life of the author of A tree grows in Brooklyn, Valerie Raleigh Yow
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-417) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing chooses you, 1896-1936: The Brooklyn of my childhood, 1896-1910 -- Growing up, ingredients for a full life, 1910-1919 -- Love, marriage, and plays in Michigan, 1919-1931 -- That all-gone feeling in my stomach, 1931-1936 -- A compelling feeling, 1936-1943: Chapel Hill with Robert Finch, 1936-1938 -- Something terrifying, 1939-1940 -- They lived in Brooklyn, 1941-1942 -- A tree grows in Brooklyn, 1943 -- An upside-down world, 1943 -- A jammed-up period, 1944-1958: Fame and success and money, 1944 -- Home is a kind of immortality, 1945-1948 -- Tomorrow will be better, 1948-1949 -- Heart's desire, 1950-1957 -- Maggie-now, 1957-1958 -- A certain word, 1959-1972: The solace of writing, 1959-1964 -- Joy in the morning, 1961-1965 -- The long goodnight, 1966-1972
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780970224934
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007937593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • ocn183868154
  • 491639

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