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Grass widow : making my way in depression Alabama

Author: Viola Goode Liddell
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An engaging account of one woman's overcoming the Depression and small town mores. Viola Goode Liddell's short memoir tells the story of her return to Alabama in search of a husband and a new life. Thirty years old and recently divorced, Liddell comes back to her home state--with her young son--determined to survive, during the depths of the Depression. Liddell narrates the obstacles she faces as a single mother in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Liddell, Viola Goode, 1901-
Grass widow.
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2003027671
Named Person: Viola Goode Liddell; Viola Goode Liddell
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Viola Goode Liddell
ISBN: 9780817382025 081738202X
OCLC Number: 320324546
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 70 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface; One: Crossing Over; Two: Charting the Way; Three: Getting Launched; Four: Compass Bearings; Five: The Course; Six: Shoals; Seven: "There Is a Tide ..."
Responsibility: Viola Goode Liddell.
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Viola Goode Liddell's short memoir tells the story of her return to Alabama in search of a husband and a new life. She narrates the obstacles she faces as a single mother in the 1930s Deep South.  Read more...

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