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American wife: a novel
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Published:
New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2009, c2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
2009 Random House Trade Paperback ed.
Physical Desc:
568 pages ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780812975406, 9781400064755 : HRD, 1400064759 : HRD, 9781400064755 (HRD), 1400064759 (HRD), 9780812975406 (trade pbk.), 0812975405 (trade pbk.)

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General Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 2008.
General Note
Includes reading group guide (p. [561]-568).
Description
On what might become one of the most significant days in her husband's presidency, Alice Blackwell considers the strange and unlikely path that has led her to the White House--and the repercussions of a life lived, as she puts it, "almost in opposition to itself." How can she both love and fundamentally disagree with her husband? How complicit has she been in the trajectory of her own life? What should she do when her private beliefs run against her public persona?--From publisher description.
Description
When her husband is elected president of the United States, Alice Blackwell finds her new life as first lady increasingly tumultuous as she reflects on the privileges and difficulties of her position as her private beliefs conflict with her public responsibilities.
Description
Both an epic and an intimate story of Alice Blackwell, an ordinary woman thrust into extraordinary circumstances when she becomes First Lady.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sittenfeld, C. (20092008). American wife: a novel. 2009 Random House Trade Paperback ed. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sittenfeld, Curtis. 20092008. American Wife: A Novel. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sittenfeld, Curtis, American Wife: A Novel. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 20092008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sittenfeld, Curtis. American Wife: A Novel. 2009 Random House Trade Paperback ed. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 20092008. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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