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Author Russell, Mary Doria, 1950- author.

Title The women of the copper country / a novel by Mary Doria Russell.

Publication Info. New York : Touchstone, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Fiction    RUSSELL,MAR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Description 339 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "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"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Clemenc, Ana K., 1888-1956 -- Fiction.
Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914 -- Fiction.
Women labor leaders -- Michigan -- Fiction.
Labor movement -- Michigan -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
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