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The Resource A private family matter : a memoir, Victor Rivas Rivers

A private family matter : a memoir, Victor Rivas Rivers

Label
A private family matter : a memoir
Title
A private family matter
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Victor Rivas Rivers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rivers' childhood was marked with violence. Even when his family escaped Cuba and Castro, Rivers and his mother still had to endure violence at the hands of a jealous and strict father. This is his story
Summary
A spokesperson for the National Network to End Domestic Violence recounts his upbringing in the shadow of a father who abused the author, his mother, and his siblings, discussing the writer's work as an activist, his recommendations for community intervention, and his struggles with his own anger. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 30,000 first printing
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
185999
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 362.76/4/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6626.52
LC item number
.R58 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A private family matter : a memoir, Victor Rivas Rivers
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2460094
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9780743487887
Lccn
2004062253
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56982268
  • (OCoLC)56982268
Label
A private family matter : a memoir, Victor Rivas Rivers
Link
Publication
Control code
2460094
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9780743487887
Lccn
2004062253
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56982268
  • (OCoLC)56982268

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