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The Resource Christy, Catherine Marshall

Christy, Catherine Marshall

Label
Christy
Title
Christy
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Marshall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the experience of the author's mother, this novel tells the tale of a 19-year-old girl who leaves her comfortable North Carolina home to teach school in the poverty-stricken Smoky Mountains. Upon her arrival at Cutter Gap, Tennessee, Christy is stunned by the destitution and ignorance of the mountain people and overwhelmed at her task of teaching 67 children
Summary
A nineteen-year-old woman leaves her home to teach school in Cutter Gap, Kentucky, in 1912
Tone
Writing style
Character
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042926
Cataloging source
DLC
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1914-1983
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marshall, Catherine
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.)
  • Women teachers
  • Mountain life
  • Young women
Target audience
adult
Label
Christy, Catherine Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
The collectors ed.
Extent
474 p.
Isbn
9780800792909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2001028463
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)46679480
Label
Christy, Catherine Marshall
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
The collectors ed.
Extent
474 p.
Isbn
9780800792909
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2001028463
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)46679480

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