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American wife : a novel

Author: Curtis Sittenfeld
Publisher: London : Black Swan, 2009, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the year 2000, in the closest election in American history, Alice Blackwell's husband becomes president of the United States. Their time in the White House proves to be heady, tumultuous and controversial.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Curtis Sittenfeld
ISBN: 9780552775540 0552775541
OCLC Number: 545942522
Notes: Originally published : London : Doubleday, 2008.
Description: 638 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Curtis Sittenfeld.

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"A quietly riveting parable... thought-provoking, entertaining and full of subtle reflections on class and marriage" * Daily Mail * "Thoroughly enjoyable. The plot is beautifully paced, the writing Read more...

 
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