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

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

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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
by Emma Brockes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chilling work of psychological suspense and forensic memoir, this is a tale of a woman who reinvented herself so completely that her previous life seemed to vanish, and of a daughter who reclaims an abandoned past. Emma Brockes grew up hearing only pieces of her mother's story. After her death, Emma begins a dangerous journey into the land her mother fled from to unearth the truth
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brockes, Emma
Dewey number
  • 616.85/8360092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT1929.B76
LC item number
B76 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brockes, Pauline Dulcie
  • Brockes, Emma
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Child sexual abuse
  • Abusive men
  • Fathers
  • South Africa
  • Brockes, Emma
  • South Africa
  • Large type books
Label
She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, by Emma Brockes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Unabridged"--Title page verso
  • Originally published: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn848268077
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
441 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410462909
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2013023544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)848268077
Label
She left me the gun : my mother's life before me, by Emma Brockes
Publication
Note
  • "Unabridged"--Title page verso
  • Originally published: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn848268077
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
441 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410462909
Isbn Type
(hardcover : large print)
Lccn
2013023544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)848268077

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