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Mrs. Nixon : a novelist imagines a life / Ann Beattie.

Beattie, Ann. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611204933 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1611204933 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: Chicago : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2011.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 7:32:04.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: Pat Nixon remains one of the most mysterious and intriguing public figures, the only modern First Lady who never wrote a memoir. Drawing on a wealth of sources, Ann Beattie reconstructs dozens of scenes in an attempt to see the world from Mrs. Nixon's point of view. Beattie packs insight and humor into her examination of the First Couple with whom baby boomers came of age.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 108278 KB; MP3 file size: 212262 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Nixon, Pat, 1912-1993 > Fiction.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.

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