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The Resource Bess and Frima : a novel, Alice Rosenthal

Bess and Frima : a novel, Alice Rosenthal

Label
Bess and Frima : a novel
Title
Bess and Frima
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Alice Rosenthal
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Bess and Frima--best friends, both nineteen and from the same Jewish background in the Bronx--get summer jobs in upstate hotels near Monticello, NY, in June 1940, they have visions of romance but very different expectations and needs. Frima, who seeks safety in love, finds it with the "boy next door," who is also Bess's brother. Meanwhile, rebellious Bess renames herself Beth and plunges into a new life with Vinny, an Italian American, former Catholic, left-wing labor leader from San Francisco. Her actions are totally unacceptable to her family--which is fine with Beth. Will their young loves have happy endings? Yes and no, for the shadow of world war is growing, and Beth and Frima must grow up fas"--Page [4] of cover
Cataloging source
ZQP
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Rosenthal, Alice
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Jews
  • Hotels
  • Nineteen forties
Label
Bess and Frima : a novel, Alice Rosenthal
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
Control code
on1048612684
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781631524394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Bess and Frima : a novel, Alice Rosenthal
Publication
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
on1048612684
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9781631524394
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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