The Resource The only woman in the room, Marie Benedict

The only woman in the room, Marie Benedict

Label
The only woman in the room
Title
The only woman in the room
Statement of responsibility
Marie Benedict
Title variation
Only woman in the room
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
She possessed a stunning beauty. She also possessed a stunning mind. Could the world handle both? Her beauty almost certainly saved her from the rising Nazi party and led to marriage with an Austrian arms dealer. Underestimated in everything else, she overheard the Third Reich's plans while at her husband's side, understanding more than anyone would guess. She devised a plan to flee in disguise from their castle, and the whirlwind escape landed her in Hollywood. She became Hedy Lamarr, screen star. But she kept a secret more shocking than her heritage or her marriage: she was a scientist. And she knew a few secrets about the enemy. She had an idea that might help the country fight the Nazis if anyone would listen to her
Summary
A beautiful woman escapes her Austrian arms-dealer husband to become Hollywood legend Hedy Lamarr while hiding a secret double life as a Jewish scientist and sharing vital information about the Third Reich
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10748789
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benedict, Marie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women scientists
  • Jewish women
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The only woman in the room, Marie Benedict
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
403 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432857905
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
The only woman in the room, Marie Benedict
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
403 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432857905
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print

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