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The Resource The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets, by Sarah Miller

The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets, by Sarah Miller

Label
The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets
Title
The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Miller
Title variation
Miracle and tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When they were born on May 28, 1934, quintuplets Yvonne, Annette, Cécile, Émilie, and Marie captivated the world, defying medical history with every breath they took. In an effort to protect them from hucksters and showmen, the Ontario government took custody of the quints, sequestering them in a private, custom-built hospital across the road from their family. Here, Sarah Miller reconstructs their unprecedented upbringing with depth and subtlety, illustrating not only their resilience, but also the unique bond of their sisterhood"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Sarah
Dewey number
306.875
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT9998.D5
LC item number
M55 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dionne family
  • Dionne quintuplets
  • Quintuplets
  • Sisters
  • French-Canadians
Label
The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets, by Sarah Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
on1057243468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781524713812
Lccn
2018032225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057243468
Label
The miracle & tragedy of the Dionne quintuplets, by Sarah Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
on1057243468
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages, 32 unnumbered leaves of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781524713812
Lccn
2018032225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1057243468

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