The six : the lives of the Mitford sisters / Laura Thompson.
- 7 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
2 current holds with 12 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood||920.72 THO (Text)||36626103776738||New Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||B MITFORD THOMPSON (Text)||33946003129520||New Books . 2nd Floor||Checked out||12/15/2016|
|Jefferson County Public Library - Madison||920.7209 THO (Text)||39391006770885||Nonfiction||Reshelving||-|
|LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange||941.082 THO (Text)||30477100973050||Adult: New||Checked out||11/25/2016|
|North Madison County Frankton Community Library||920.72 THO (Text)||30419200589493||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Peabody Public Library - Columbia City||NON-FICTION 920.72 THOMPSON (Text)||30403002198638||Adult - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Peru Public Library - Peru||920.72 THOMPSON L (Text)||53069000452400||ADULT NON-FICTION||In transit||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||920 Thompson (Text)||31208912485226||new non-fiction||Checked out||12/07/2016|
|Royal Center-Boone Twp. Public Library - Royal Center||920 THO (Text)||75091000027420||ANF - Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Syracuse Turkey Creek Township Public Library - Syracuse||920 THO MITFORD (Text)||50577011052954||Adult New Books||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9781250099532
- ISBN: 1250099536
- Physical Description: 388 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, genealogical table ; 25 cm
- Edition: First U.S. edition.
- Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|General Note:|| "First published in Great Britain under the title Take Six Girls by Head of Zeus Ltd" -- title page verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-370) and index.
|Summary, etc.:|| Six glamorous women: Nancy, Pamela, Diana, Unity, Jessica, and Deborah. Born into privilege, the Mitford sisters were the "bright young things" of high society London in the 1920s and 1930s. Born into country-house privilege in the early years of the 20th century, they became prominent as "bright young things" in the high society of interwar London. But as the shadow of Fascism crept over Europe, the stark--and very public--differences in their outlooks would reflect the political extremes of a dangerous era. The eldest was a razor-sharp novelist of upper-class manners; the second was loved by British poet laureate John Betjeman; the third was a Fascist who married Oswald Mosley, founder of the British Union of Fascists; the fourth idolized Hitler and shot herself in the head when Britain declared war on Germany; the fifth was a member of the American Communist Party; the sixth became Duchess of Devonshire. The intertwined stories of their stylish and scandalous lives hold up a revelatory mirror to upper-class English life before and after World War II. -- Adapted from dust jacket.
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