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The Resource Raising girls in Bohemia : meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays, Richard Katrovas ; with a foreword by Patricia Hampl

Raising girls in Bohemia : meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays, Richard Katrovas ; with a foreword by Patricia Hampl

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Raising girls in Bohemia : meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays
Title
Raising girls in Bohemia
Title remainder
meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays
Statement of responsibility
Richard Katrovas ; with a foreword by Patricia Hampl
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A provocative collection of personal and political essays by an American writer, Raising Girls in Bohemia chronicles the life of a father raising three perfectly bilingual, culturally bifurcated, Czech-American daughters. While tracing what fatherhood has taught him about the world, Katrovas delves into a range of intricately related yet far-flung subjects including fine dining, sexual epithets, gender identity, racism, poetry, and education, tracing the contours of his ignorance about all things. Through the course of these fine essays, Katrovas unveils what it means to be an American and to
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Katrovas, Richard
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.A74
LC item number
R35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Hampl, Patricia
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  • Katrovas, Richard
  • Czech Americans
  • Fatherhood
  • Fathers
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Bohemia (Czech Republic)
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
  • Katrovas, Richard
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Czech Americans
  • Fatherhood
  • Fathers
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Czech Republic
  • Czech Republic
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Raising girls in Bohemia : meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays, Richard Katrovas ; with a foreword by Patricia Hampl
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890530701
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Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781941110072
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rdamedia
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890530701
Label
Raising girls in Bohemia : meditations of an American father ; a memoir in essays, Richard Katrovas ; with a foreword by Patricia Hampl
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
890530701
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781941110072
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ea79e6b6-b803-44d8-882d-3ad107ec8ea7
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not applicable
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890530701

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