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The Resource Daughter of the desert : the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell

Daughter of the desert : the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell

Label
Daughter of the desert : the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell
Title
Daughter of the desert
Title remainder
the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell
Statement of responsibility
Georgina Howell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At a time when women were still largely excluded from both education and the workplace, Gertrude Bell was an archaeologist, spy, Arabist, linguist, author, poet, photographer and mountaineer - but until the Iraq War of 2003 few people had heard her name
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howell, Georgina
Dewey number
  • 956.7'03'092
  • 956.7
  • 956.703092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bell, Gertrude Lowthian
  • Arabists
  • Women archaeologists
  • Archaeologists
  • Iraq
  • Biography
Label
Daughter of the desert : the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Macmillan, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-484) and index
Control code
9780330431576
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 518 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780330431576
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Daughter of the desert : the remarkable life of Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Macmillan, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-484) and index
Control code
9780330431576
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvii, 518 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780330431576
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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