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The women of the copper country : a novel

Author: Mary Doria Russell
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Atria books hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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"In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that it was unfair. She's spent her whole life in the coal-mining town of Calumet, Michigan where men risk their lives for meager salaries--and had barely enough to put food on the table and clothes on their backs. The women labor in the houses of the elite, and send their husbands and sons deep underground each day, dreading the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Russell, Mary Doria, 1950-
Women of the Copper Country.
[New York] : Atria Books, 2019
(OCoLC)1110487332
Named Person: Ana K Clemenc; Ana K Clemenc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Doria Russell
ISBN: 9781982109585 1982109580 9781982109592 1982109599
OCLC Number: 1061865356
Description: 339 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Mary Doria Russell.

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"In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that it was unfair. She's spent her whole life in the coal-mining town of Calumet, Michigan where men risk their lives for meager salaries--and had barely enough to put food on the table and clothes on their backs. The women labor in the houses of the elite, and send their husbands and sons deep underground each day, dreading the fateful call of the company man telling them their loved ones aren't coming home. When Annie decides to stand up for herself, and the entire town of Calumet, nearly everyone believes she may have taken on more than she is prepared to handle"--

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