The Resource Promise

Promise

Label
Promise
Title
Promise
Statement of responsibility
Minrose Gwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the aftermath of a devastating tornado that rips through the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, at the height of the Great Depression, two women worlds apart - one black, one white - one a great-grandmother, the other a teenager - fight for their families' survival in this lyrical and powerful novel
Summary
Barely surviving an F5 tornado that rips through her 1936 Mississippi hometown, an African-American laundress and great-grandmother searches for her family among the catastrophe's survivors while bonding with the traumatized teen daughter of a despised white judge
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10619929
Cataloging source
MMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gwin, Minrose
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Natural disasters
  • Race relations
  • Teenage girls
  • Tornadoes
  • Tupelo (Miss.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Promise
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-pf1txr9
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudon1023414581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062471734
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
pf1txr9
Label
Promise
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-pf1txr9
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudon1023414581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062471734
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
pf1txr9

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