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Dreamers of the day : a novel, Mary Doria Russell

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Dreamers of the day : a novel
Title
Dreamers of the day
Title remainder
a novel
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Mary Doria Russell
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Language
eng
Summary
A forty-year-old schoolteacher from Ohio still reeling from the tragedies of the Great War and the influenza epidemic comes into a modest inheritance that allows her to take the trip of a lifetime to Egypt and the Holy Land. Arriving at the Semiramis Hotel, site of the 1921 Cairo Peace Conference, she meets Winston Churchill, T. E. Lawrence, and Lady Gertrude Bell. With her plainspoken American opinions, she becomes a sounding board for these historic luminaries who will, in the space of a few days, invent the nations of Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and Jordan. While neither a pawn or a participant at the conference, she is drawn into the geopolitical intrigue surrounding the conference
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
RUS
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.U76678
LC item number
D74 2008
Literary form
fiction
Dreamers of the day : a novel, Mary Doria Russell
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Dreamers of the day : a novel, Mary Doria Russell
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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253 pages
Isbn
9780385614542
Lccn
2007024665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NE126883
  • (OCoLC)144769917

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