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The Resource The red tent, Anita Diamant

The red tent, Anita Diamant

Label
The red tent
Title
The red tent
Statement of responsibility
Anita Diamant
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Dinah, the daughter of Jacob, is told from her point of view, beginning with the story of her mothers, Leah, Rachel, Zilpah, and Bilhah. These wives of Jacob give her the gifts that are to sustain her through a damaged youth, a calling to midwifery, and a new home in a foreign land
Summary
The story of Dinah, a tragic character from the Bible whose great love, a prince, is killed by her brother, leaving her alone and pregnant. The novel traces her life from childhood to death, in the process examining sexual and religious practices of the day, and what it meant to be a woman
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Adult Fiction, 2001.
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
001981
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Booklist starred
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3554.I227
LC item number
R43 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The red tent, Anita Diamant
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21417239
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780329570781
Lccn
98030122
Other physical details
geneal. tables
System control number
  • (rplri)140812
  • (IMchF)fol05168696
Label
The red tent, Anita Diamant
Publication
Control code
21417239
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
321 p.
Isbn
9780329570781
Lccn
98030122
Other physical details
geneal. tables
System control number
  • (rplri)140812
  • (IMchF)fol05168696

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