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The Resource Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel, Francine Klagsbrun

Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel, Francine Klagsbrun

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Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel
Title
Lioness
Title remainder
Golda Meir and the nation of Israel
Statement of responsibility
Francine Klagsbrun
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The definitive biography of Golda Meir: the iron-willed leader, chain-smoking political operative, and tea-and-cake-serving grandmother who became the fourth prime minister of Israel and one of the most notable women of our time"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Klagsbrun, Francine
Dewey number
  • 956.9405/3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS126.6.M42
LC item number
K53 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meir, Golda
  • Women prime ministers
  • Meir, Golda
  • Meʼir, Goldah
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Women prime ministers
  • Israel
  • Women prime ministers
Label
Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel, Francine Klagsbrun
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-784) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "Call me Golda" -- Part one. Stubborn roots. The carpenter's daughter -- An American girl -- "Dearest Gogo" -- The path to Palestine -- Part two. Ascent. "New Jews" -- The dark years -- A star is born -- Pioneer woman -- Black clouds rising -- "And the heart breaking" -- Life and death -- Ein Breira--no alternative -- "Nevertheless : a woman" -- 1947 : the turning point -- "The time is now" -- Part three. Madam Minister. Moscow -- "Either immigrants or shoes" -- The politician -- "Golda Meir" -- Conflict and charisma -- "A mutual distancing" -- Seat of power -- Part four. Premier. The chosen -- A different kind of war -- "What has happened to us?" -- Terror, territories, and the Palestinian question -- Premier Meir and President Sadat -- "I will never again be the person I was" -- An "irrevocable" decision -- "My only fear is to live too long" -- Endings : "I've always been a realist."
Control code
969386218
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 824 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805242379
Lccn
2017004908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)969386218
Label
Lioness : Golda Meir and the nation of Israel, Francine Klagsbrun
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-784) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "Call me Golda" -- Part one. Stubborn roots. The carpenter's daughter -- An American girl -- "Dearest Gogo" -- The path to Palestine -- Part two. Ascent. "New Jews" -- The dark years -- A star is born -- Pioneer woman -- Black clouds rising -- "And the heart breaking" -- Life and death -- Ein Breira--no alternative -- "Nevertheless : a woman" -- 1947 : the turning point -- "The time is now" -- Part three. Madam Minister. Moscow -- "Either immigrants or shoes" -- The politician -- "Golda Meir" -- Conflict and charisma -- "A mutual distancing" -- Seat of power -- Part four. Premier. The chosen -- A different kind of war -- "What has happened to us?" -- Terror, territories, and the Palestinian question -- Premier Meir and President Sadat -- "I will never again be the person I was" -- An "irrevocable" decision -- "My only fear is to live too long" -- Endings : "I've always been a realist."
Control code
969386218
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 824 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805242379
Lccn
2017004908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)969386218

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