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The Resource A duty to the dead, Charles Todd

A duty to the dead, Charles Todd

Label
A duty to the dead
Title
A duty to the dead
Statement of responsibility
Charles Todd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Independent-minded Bess Crawford's upbrining is far different from that of the usual upper-middle-class British gentlewoman. At the outbreak of WWI, she volunteers for the nursing corps, serving from the battlefields of France to the doomed hospital ship Britannic. On one voyage, she promises to a deliver a message from a dying officer to his brother. Once she's able to do so, she's disturbed at the brother's indifferent reception of the message, and when an unexpected turn of events provides her with an opportunity to stay with the family for a short time, she takes it
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Summary
Independent-minded Bess Crawford's upbringing is far different from that of the usual upper-middle-class British gentlewoman. At the outbreak of WWI, she volunteers for the nursing corps, serving from the battlefields of France to the doomed hospital ship Britannic. On one voyage, she promises to a deliver a message from a dying officer to his brother. Once she's able to do so, she's disturbed at the brother's indifferent reception of the message, and when an unexpected turn of events provides her with an opportunity to stay with the family for a short time, she takes it
Tone
Writing style
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321347
Cataloging source
DLC
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Todd, Charles
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Bess Crawford
Series volume
bk.1
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  • Crawford, Bess (Fictitious character)
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Label
A duty to the dead, Charles Todd
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Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20686369
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780061791772
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A duty to the dead, Charles Todd
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20686369
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
335 pages
Isbn
9780061791772
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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