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The Resource Westering women : a novel, Sandra Dallas

Westering women : a novel, Sandra Dallas

Label
Westering women : a novel
Title
Westering women
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Dallas
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It's February, 1852, and all around Chicago, Maggie sees the postings soliciting 'eligible women' to travel to the gold mines of Goosetown. A young seamstress with a small daughter and several painful secrets, she has nothing to lose. So she joins forty-three other women and two pious reverends on the dangerous 2,000-mile journey west. None of them are prepared for the hardships they face on the trek through the high plains, mountains, and deserts, or for the triumphs of finding strengths they did not know they possessed. And not all will make it. As Maggie gets to know the other women, she soon discovers that she's not the only one looking to leave dark secrets behind. And when her past catches up with her, it becomes clear a band of sisters will do whatever it takes to protect one of their own"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dallas, Sandra
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.A434
LC item number
W46 2020
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Single mothers
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Female friendship
  • Marriage brokerage
  • Wagon trains
  • Overland Trails
Target audience
adult
Label
Westering women : a novel, Sandra Dallas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 326-327)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781250239662
Lccn
2019034031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1097577948
  • (OCoLC)1097577948
  • 2082178
  • 2082178
Label
Westering women : a novel, Sandra Dallas
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 326-327)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781250239662
Lccn
2019034031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1097577948
  • (OCoLC)1097577948
  • 2082178
  • 2082178

Library Locations

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      42.048419 -87.680008
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