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Implosion :  a memoir of an architect's daughter / Elizabeth W. Garber.

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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora LP 977.1 GAR (Text) 50825010747409 Large Print Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 920 GAR (Text) 33187004462962 Large Print Nonfiction Checked out 11/30/2018
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch LARGE 921 GARB (Text) 39391006900516 Large Print Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781683249474
  • ISBN: 168324947X
  • Physical Description: 415 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: the architect's daughter 1959 -- The mirror glass house 1965 -- The tower 1967 -- Villa Savoye 1967 -- Riots 1967 -- Monday night 1968 -- Racing cars and wine 1968 -- Summer of '68 -- Amnesia 1969 -- Summer of '69 -- The hippie 1969 -- Intensive care 1969 -- First love 1970 -- Mirror glass 1970 -- Under siege 1970 -- Graduation 1971 -- The ship 1971-72 -- Pressure cooker 1972 -- Le Corbusier 1973 -- Jaguar 1973-75 -- Odysseus's daughter 1975-76 -- Parker Street 1976 -- California 1980s -- Last words 1994 --v Implosion 1991 -- Epilogue: Nantucket 2011.
Summary, etc.:
"This haunting memoir describes visionary architect Woodie Garber's descent into madness and follows Elizabeth's inspiring journey to emerge from her abuse, gain understanding and freedom from her father's control, and go on to become a loving mother and a healer who helps others"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Garber, Elizabeth W., 1953- > Childhood and youth.
Garber, Woodie, 1913-1994.
Garber, Elizabeth W., 1953- > Homes and haunts > Ohio > Cincinnati.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Dysfunctional families > Ohio > Cincinnati > Biography.
Fathers and daughters > Ohio > Cincinnati > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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