The Resource The joys of motherhood : a novel, by Buchi Emecheta

The joys of motherhood : a novel, by Buchi Emecheta

Label
The joys of motherhood : a novel
Title
The joys of motherhood
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Buchi Emecheta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story is set primarily in Lagos, Nigeria, between the 1930s and 1960s. Nnu Ego, a hard-working, optimistic Ibo woman, remains fiercely determined to save her children from the devastation of war, the erosion of village life, and the breakdown of tradition
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Emecheta, Buchi
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PR9387.9.E36
  • PZ4.E525
  • PR9387.9.E36
LC item number
  • J69 1979
  • Jo 1979
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motherhood
  • Nigeria
Label
The joys of motherhood : a novel, by Buchi Emecheta
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Mother -- 2. The Mother's mother -- 3. The mother's early life -- 4. First shocks of motherhood -- 5. A failed woman -- 6. A man is never ugly -- 7. The duty of a father -- 8. The rich and the poor -- 9. A mother's investment -- 10. A man needs many wives -- 11. Sharing a husband -- 12. Men at war -- 13. A good daughter -- 14. Women alone -- 15. The soldier father -- 16. A mother of clever children -- 17. A daughter's honour -- 18. The canonised mother
Control code
ocm04515411
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780807609149
Lccn
78024640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)04515411
Label
The joys of motherhood : a novel, by Buchi Emecheta
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Mother -- 2. The Mother's mother -- 3. The mother's early life -- 4. First shocks of motherhood -- 5. A failed woman -- 6. A man is never ugly -- 7. The duty of a father -- 8. The rich and the poor -- 9. A mother's investment -- 10. A man needs many wives -- 11. Sharing a husband -- 12. Men at war -- 13. A good daughter -- 14. Women alone -- 15. The soldier father -- 16. A mother of clever children -- 17. A daughter's honour -- 18. The canonised mother
Control code
ocm04515411
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780807609149
Lccn
78024640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)04515411

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