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The dollmaker

Author: Harriette Louisa Simpson Arnow
Publisher: New York, Macmillan, 1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Gertie Nevels and her husband Clovis are untouched by city life until the outbreak of World War II. They are forced to abandon their Kentucky mountain home and travel to Detroit so that Clovis can participate in the war effort by repairing heavy machinery. Gertie's survival techniques are useless in an urban milieu. In spite of the debasing effect of city life, Gertie maintains her faith in her fellow beings.
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Genre/Form: Novels
novels
Fiction
Romans
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arnow, Harriette Louisa Simpson, 1908-1986.
Dollmaker.
New York, Macmillan, 1954
(OCoLC)568755123
Online version:
Arnow, Harriette Louisa Simpson, 1908-1986.
Dollmaker.
New York, Macmillan, 1954
(OCoLC)570384743
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriette Louisa Simpson Arnow
OCLC Number: 1011977
Description: 549 pages 22 cm
Contents: V. 1. September 1946 to January 1947 --
v. 2. February to May 1947 --
v. 3. June to August 1947 --
v. 4. [without special title] --
v. 4. [without special title].
Responsibility: Harriette Louisa Simpson Arnow.

Abstract:

Gertie Nevels and her husband Clovis are untouched by city life until the outbreak of World War II. They are forced to abandon their Kentucky mountain home and travel to Detroit so that Clovis can participate in the war effort by repairing heavy machinery. Gertie's survival techniques are useless in an urban milieu. In spite of the debasing effect of city life, Gertie maintains her faith in her fellow beings.

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