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The Resource She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, Emma Brockes

She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, Emma Brockes

Label
She left me the gun : my mother's life before me
Title
She left me the gun
Title remainder
my mother's life before me
Statement of responsibility
Emma Brockes
Title variation
She left me the gun
Title variation remainder
my mothers life before me
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the author's investigation into a shattering childhood trauma in South Africa, tracing the discovery of her grandfather's abuse of her mother, which compelled her mother's unsuccessful attempt to kill him before fleeing the country
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10176837
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
968.0009/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT1929.B76
LC item number
B76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my mother's life before me
Label
She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, Emma Brockes
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
If You Think That's Aggressive Then You Really Haven't Lived -- South Africa, 1932-1960 -- Chasing The Train -- London, Buckinghamshire, London -- Departure -- At the Archive -- A Very Interesting Group Of People -- Friends are Like Jewels -- Gold Jewelry -- Everything That Matters -- Hearsay -- Eloff Street On a Saturday Morning -- Tony -- Babanango -- Who Wears Hats To The Dentist -- Freedom Day -- Afterward -- Epilogue
Control code
20063704
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781594204593
Lccn
2012039706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
BRO-upg20130503-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn8ocm16316779
  • .b26147737
  • (OCoLC)816316779
Label
She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, Emma Brockes
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
If You Think That's Aggressive Then You Really Haven't Lived -- South Africa, 1932-1960 -- Chasing The Train -- London, Buckinghamshire, London -- Departure -- At the Archive -- A Very Interesting Group Of People -- Friends are Like Jewels -- Gold Jewelry -- Everything That Matters -- Hearsay -- Eloff Street On a Saturday Morning -- Tony -- Babanango -- Who Wears Hats To The Dentist -- Freedom Day -- Afterward -- Epilogue
Control code
20063704
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 298 pages
Isbn
9781594204593
Lccn
2012039706
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
BRO-upg20130503-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn8ocm16316779
  • .b26147737
  • (OCoLC)816316779

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