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White dresses : a memoir of love and secrets, mothers and daughters / Mary Pflum Peterson.

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  • ISBN: 9780062386984
  • ISBN: 0062386980
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 336 pages)
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]

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Formatted Contents Note: My mother's baptism, September 1935 -- First communion at St. Marys, 1943 -- White dress, white house, June, 1953 -- Bride of Christ, August 12, 1958 -- Bride of Dale, November 30, 1968 -- My first white dress, November, 1972 -- A first communion in Beaver Dam, May 4, 1980 -- Daisy Buchanan graduates, June 1990 -- LWA (Little White Suit), June 1999 -- The bride wore white, May 28, 2005 -- Vera Wang nightshirt, December 15, 2010 -- A new beginning, May 2012 -- Afterword, June 2014.
Summary, etc.: "In this riveting, poignant memoir of three generations of women and the white dresses that adorned them--television producer Mary Pflum Peterson recounts a journey through loss and redemption, and her battle to rescue her mother, a former nun, from compulsive hoarding" -- provided by publisher.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Peterson, Mary Pflum.
Mothers and daughters.
Parent and adult child.
Compulsive hoarding.
Genre: Electronic books.

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