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The Resource The day she cradled me, Sacha de Bazin

The day she cradled me, Sacha de Bazin

Label
The day she cradled me
Title
The day she cradled me
Statement of responsibility
Sacha de Bazin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Accused of infanticide and awaiting trial and then sentence, Minnie confides in Reverend Lindsay. Alternating between these two contrasting personalities, the novel tells Minnie's version of events. From her oppressive upbringing in Victorian Scotland to adulthood in Southland, Minnie battles her own nature and the hardships of colonial life and social hypocrisy. Once Minnie is tried, she has to face her impending execution, while Reverend Lindsay, who has become her unlikely ally, fights to prevent her paying the ultimate price for society's sins." --Front flap
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
NZ823.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
general
The day she cradled me, Sacha de Bazin
Label
The day she cradled me, Sacha de Bazin
Publication
Note
A fascinating novel based on the life of the infamous baby farmer Minnie Dean, the only woman in New Zealand history ever to be hanged
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Related Location
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "Accused of infanticide and awaiting trial and then sentence, Minnie confides in Reverend Lindsay. Alternating between these two contrasting personalities, the novel tells Minnie's version of events. From her oppressive upbringing in Victorian Scotland to adulthood in Southland, Minnie battles her own nature and the hardships of colonial life and social hypocrisy. Once Minnie is tried, she has to face her impending execution, while Reverend Lindsay, who has become her unlikely ally, fights to prevent her paying the ultimate price for society's sins." --Front flap
Control code
14148529
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9781869797744
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
Random House New Zealand
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a572498
  • (NLNZils)1543862

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