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The Resource The sisters : the saga of the Mitford family, Mary S. Lovell

The sisters : the saga of the Mitford family, Mary S. Lovell

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The sisters : the saga of the Mitford family
Title
The sisters
Title remainder
the saga of the Mitford family
Statement of responsibility
Mary S. Lovell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the lives of sisters Jessica, Debo, and Nancy Mitford, discussing each of the women's political views, successes, personal relationships, and impact on European society
Member of
Summary
A portrait of the Mitford sisters follows Jessica, a communist; Debo, the Duchess of Devonshire; Nancy, a best-selling novelist; Diana, who was the most hated woman in England; and Unity, who was obsessed with Adolf Hitler
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2002
Biography type
collective biography
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158390
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.72/0941
Index
index present
LC call number
CT787.M57
LC item number
L68 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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the saga of the Mitford family
Label
The sisters : the saga of the Mitford family, Mary S. Lovell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: The Mitford girls. London : Little, Brown, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [581]-584) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Bright young things 1929-30
  • 6.
  • The stage is set, 1930-2
  • 7.
  • Slings and arrows, 1932-4
  • 8.
  • Unity and the Führer, 1934-5
  • 9.
  • Secret marriage, 1935-7
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Elopement, 1937
  • 11.
  • Family at odds, 1937-8
  • 12.
  • Slide towards conflict, 1938
  • 13.
  • No laughing matter, 1939
  • 14.
  • Irreconcilable differences, 1940-41
  • Victorian roots, 1894-1904
  • 15.
  • Gains and losses, 1941-3
  • 16.
  • Women at war, 1943-4
  • 17.
  • The French lady writer, 1944-7
  • 18.
  • Truth and consequences, 1948-55
  • 19.
  • Return to the old country, 1955-8
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • A cold wind to the heart, 1958-66
  • 21.
  • Views and reviews, 1966-80
  • 22.
  • Relatively calm waters, 1980-2000
  • Edwardian afternoon, 1904-15
  • 3.
  • Nursery days, s 1915-22
  • 4.
  • Roaring twenties, 1922-9
Control code
2035756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
611 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393010435
Lccn
2001044942
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48092147
  • (OCoLC)48092147
Label
The sisters : the saga of the Mitford family, Mary S. Lovell
Publication
Note
Originally published: The Mitford girls. London : Little, Brown, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [581]-584) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Bright young things 1929-30
  • 6.
  • The stage is set, 1930-2
  • 7.
  • Slings and arrows, 1932-4
  • 8.
  • Unity and the Führer, 1934-5
  • 9.
  • Secret marriage, 1935-7
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Elopement, 1937
  • 11.
  • Family at odds, 1937-8
  • 12.
  • Slide towards conflict, 1938
  • 13.
  • No laughing matter, 1939
  • 14.
  • Irreconcilable differences, 1940-41
  • Victorian roots, 1894-1904
  • 15.
  • Gains and losses, 1941-3
  • 16.
  • Women at war, 1943-4
  • 17.
  • The French lady writer, 1944-7
  • 18.
  • Truth and consequences, 1948-55
  • 19.
  • Return to the old country, 1955-8
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • A cold wind to the heart, 1958-66
  • 21.
  • Views and reviews, 1966-80
  • 22.
  • Relatively calm waters, 1980-2000
  • Edwardian afternoon, 1904-15
  • 3.
  • Nursery days, s 1915-22
  • 4.
  • Roaring twenties, 1922-9
Control code
2035756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
611 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393010435
Lccn
2001044942
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48092147
  • (OCoLC)48092147

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