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The Resource The good fight : a novel, Danielle Steel

The good fight : a novel, Danielle Steel

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The good fight : a novel
Title
The good fight
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Against the electrifying backdrop of the 1960s, Danielle Steel unveils the gripping chronicle of a young woman discovering a passion for justice and of the unsung heroes she encounters on her quest to fight the good fight. The daughter and granddaughter of prominent Manhattan lawyers, Meredith McKenzie is destined for the best of everything: top schools, elite social circles, the perfect marriage. Spending her childhood in Germany as her father prosecutes Nazi war criminals at the Nuremberg trials, Meredith soaks up the conflict between good and evil as it plays out in real time. When her family returns to the United States, she begins blazing her own trail, swimming against the tides, spurred on by her freethinking liberal grandfather, determined to become a lawyer despite her traditional, conservative father's objections. She forges a lifelong friendship with a young German Jewish woman whose family died in the concentration camps. And while her grandfather rises to the Supreme Court, Meredith enlists in the most pressing causes of her time, fighting for civil rights and an end to the Vietnam War. From the bright morning of JFK's inauguration, through the tumultuous years that follow as America hurtles toward the twin assassinations of Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy, Meredith joins the vanguard of a new generation of women, breaking boundaries socially, politically, and professionally. But when the violence of the era strikes too close to home, her once tightly knit family must survive a devastating loss, and rethink their own values and traditions in light of the times. Encompassing the remarkable people Meredith meets, the historic events she witnesses, and the sacrifices she must make, this is the story of a woman changing her world as she herself is changed by it. Beautifully told, brimming with unforgettable moments and characters, The Good Fight is an inspiring, uplifting novel with resonance for our own times
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RECBC
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Steel, Danielle
Dewey number
813/.54
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LC call number
PS3569.T33828
LC item number
G64 2018
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other
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Narrated by Dan John Miller
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  • Miller, Dan John
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  • Families
  • Nineteen sixties
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
  • United States
  • Families
  • Nineteen sixties
  • United States
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The good fight : a novel, Danielle Steel
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on1041908878
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (8 hr.)
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electronic
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Isbn
9781980008606
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digital, HD audio
Publisher number
524591
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Label
The good fight : a novel, Danielle Steel
Publication
Note
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media audio player
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • "HD Audio."
  • Title from container
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
on1041908878
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (8 hr.)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781980008606
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital, HD audio
Publisher number
524591
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
other
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u981024
  • (OCoLC)1041908878
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not applicable
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