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The Resource Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench

Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench

Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search
Title
Philomena
Title remainder
a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search
Statement of responsibility
Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty years after being forced to give her son up for adoption, Irishwoman Philomena Lee decides to find him, while, on the other side of the Atlantic, her son, a leading lawyer in the first Bush administration, struggles to hide secrets that would jeopardize his career and endanger his search to find his mother
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sixsmith, Martin
Dewey number
  • 941.7082092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Philomena
  • Hess, Michael A
  • Birthmothers
  • Teenage mothers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Lawyers
  • Politicians
Target audience
adult
Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain as: The lost child of Philomena Lee. Macmillan Publishers Limited, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn837144464
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 420 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143124726
Lccn
2013015511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B L514 ; XX-AB ; DLG ; A13BP012 ; es ; Z13BP015.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 837144464
  • (Sirsi) 837144464
  • (OCoLC)837144464
Label
Philomena : a mother, her son, and a fifty-year search, Martin Sixsmith ; foreword by Dame Judi Dench
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain as: The lost child of Philomena Lee. Macmillan Publishers Limited, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn837144464
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 420 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143124726
Lccn
2013015511
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
B L514 ; XX-AB ; DLG ; A13BP012 ; es ; Z13BP015.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 837144464
  • (Sirsi) 837144464
  • (OCoLC)837144464

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