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The women of the copper country / Mary Doria Russell.

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  • 2 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Thorndike Press large print historical fiction series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT RUS (Text) 39230032001305 Adult Books Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [21228] ISLM PS3568.U76678 W66 2019b (Text) 00000107203374 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 12/02/2069
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [21228] ISLM PS3568.U76678 W66 2019b (Text) 00000107203382 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 12/05/2069
Scott County PL - Scottsburg FIC RUS (Text) 35830801993154 Large Print - Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP RUS (Text) 78731000513940 New Fiction Checked out 12/17/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432870157
  • ISBN: 1432870157
  • Physical Description: 587 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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"In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that it was unfair. She's spent her whole life in the copper-mining town of Calumet, Michigan where men risk their lives for meager salaries--and had barely enough to put food on the table and clothes on their backs. The women labor in the houses of the elite, and send their husbands and sons deep underground each day, dreading the fateful call of the company man telling them their loved ones aren't coming home. When Annie decides to stand up for herself, and the entire town of Calumet, nearly everyone believes she may have taken on more than she is prepared to handle. In Annie's hands lie the miners' fortunes and their health, her husband's wrath over her growing independence, and her own reputation as she faces the threat of prison and discovers a forbidden love. On her fierce quest for justice, Annie will discover just how much she is willing to sacrifice for her own independence and the families of Calumet"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Clemenc, Ana K., 1888-1956 > Fiction.
Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914 > Fiction.
Women labor leaders > Michigan > Fiction.
Labor movement > Michigan > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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