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The Resource Nancy : the story of Lady Astor, Adrian Fort

Nancy : the story of Lady Astor, Adrian Fort

Label
Nancy : the story of Lady Astor
Title
Nancy
Title remainder
the story of Lady Astor
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Fort
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the social activist and first female member of Parliament elected to the House of Commons includes coverage of her American ancestry, her determination to use her influence to introduce American ideas into British politics and her relationships with such figures as Winston Churchill, FDR and J. M. Barrie
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fort, Adrian
Dewey number
  • 941.082/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA574.A8
LC item number
F67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor
  • Americans
  • Women politicians
  • Women legislators
  • Politicians
  • Nobility
  • Great Britain
Label
Nancy : the story of Lady Astor, Adrian Fort
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-363) and index
Contents
In Dixie -- Silver and lead -- The chase -- Gilded youth -- New adventures -- Into battle -- The power of one -- Centre court -- Downhill -- War on two fronts -- Aftermath
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 378 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312599034
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795010224
  • (OCoLC)795010224
  • 1891887
Label
Nancy : the story of Lady Astor, Adrian Fort
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-363) and index
Contents
In Dixie -- Silver and lead -- The chase -- Gilded youth -- New adventures -- Into battle -- The power of one -- Centre court -- Downhill -- War on two fronts -- Aftermath
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 378 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312599034
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn795010224
  • (OCoLC)795010224
  • 1891887

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