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The Resource The bishop's daughter : a memoir, Honor Moore

The bishop's daughter : a memoir, Honor Moore

Label
The bishop's daughter : a memoir
Title
The bishop's daughter
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Honor Moore
Title variation
bishops daughter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir in which poet Honor Moore recalls her life and relationship with her father, Paul Moore, Jr., who served as the Episcopal bishop of New York for two decades, looks at his devotion to fighting economic and racial injustice in post-World War II America, and discusses how his private struggles influenced the choices she made as an adult
Summary
A daughter of a New York bishop chronicles their turbulent relationship, his journey from robber-baron wealth to work among America's post-war urban poor, and his contributions as a civil rights and peace activist
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253410
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Honor
Dewey number
  • 283.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX5995.M69
LC item number
M66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moore, Paul
  • Episcopal Church
  • Anglican Communion
  • Moore, Honor
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Anglican Communion
  • Fathers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
The bishop's daughter : a memoir, Honor Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Father -- Prophet's chamber -- Guadalcanal -- Inseparable -- Holy matrimony -- Firstborn -- Becoming a priest -- My Jersey City -- Four-in-hand -- The oldest -- Part II: Daughter -- Light and dark -- Thou shalt not -- In public -- Eager -- The family cracks open -- Killing me softly -- Art and life -- Part III: Revelations -- Women and the kingdom -- Discovery -- Wayfarers -- Andrew Verver -- Complexity -- Footsteps
Control code
13988435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
365 pages
Isbn
9780393059847
Lccn
2008001337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)980BA6CD83A841EEA4124A4B6CD16EA1
  • (IMchF)fol11921985
Label
The bishop's daughter : a memoir, Honor Moore
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Father -- Prophet's chamber -- Guadalcanal -- Inseparable -- Holy matrimony -- Firstborn -- Becoming a priest -- My Jersey City -- Four-in-hand -- The oldest -- Part II: Daughter -- Light and dark -- Thou shalt not -- In public -- Eager -- The family cracks open -- Killing me softly -- Art and life -- Part III: Revelations -- Women and the kingdom -- Discovery -- Wayfarers -- Andrew Verver -- Complexity -- Footsteps
Control code
13988435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
365 pages
Isbn
9780393059847
Lccn
2008001337
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)980BA6CD83A841EEA4124A4B6CD16EA1
  • (IMchF)fol11921985

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