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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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by Santmyer, Helen Hooven, 1895-
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Topics: Women, City and town life
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"A true story of sexual oppression, denial, and outrage"--Jacket subtitle
Topics: Story, John, Rape, Physicians, Mormon women, Secrecy
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Topics: Women -- Religious aspects -- Christianity, Self-perception -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,...
Topics: Sex instruction for women, Sex instruction for men
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by Patterson, James, 1947-
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Topics: Women detectives, Women in the professions, Female friendship, Serial murders
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-167)
Topics: Women, Women, Women's rights, Feminism, Social action
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by Ferrarella, Marie
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Includes bonus material: Behind the scenes; The writing life ; excerpt from: In the arms of the law, by Peggy Moreland
Topics: Romance - General, Fiction / General, General, Fiction - Romance, Fiction, Ranchers, Ranch life,...
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Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, c1993
Topic: Women
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by Ferrarella, Marie
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Topics: Romance, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Modern, Romance - Adult, Fiction / Romance / Adult,...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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"Would you like to see a picture of a murderer?" So asks a stranger of Miss Jane Marple while she is vacationing on luxurious St. Honore. Before she has a chance to answer, the mystery man vanishes, only to be found dead the following day. Now Miss Marple is asking the questions: What happened to the curious photo: Why is the hotelier prone to nightmares? Why doesn't the most-talked-about guest, a reclusive millionaire, ever leave his room? Any why is Miss Marple fearing for her own...
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Detective and mystery stories
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Topic: Women
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by Styles, Michelle
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"Victorian"--Spine
Topics: Single women, Businessmen
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Older women, Geriatrics, Women's Health, Bejaardenzorg, Vrouwen, Veroudering (biologie,...
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by Kurland, Lynn
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Topics: Time travel, Women authors
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by Bissell, Sallie
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"For Assistant District Attorney Mary Crow, the misty mountains of Little Jump Off, North Carolina, still echo with secrets hidden in shallow graves. Now, at the request of the FBI, she is called back from Atlanta to her childhood home for a matter both professional ...and deeply personal."--Jacket
Topics: Women, Judges, Public prosecutors, Wilderness areas, Women lawyers
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294 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Saʻdāwī, Nawāl, Women authors, Arab -- Egypt -- Biography, Women physicians -- Egypt --...
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by Peart, Jane
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233 p. ; 21 cm
Topic: Women pioneers -- Fiction
Source: Sony Alpha-A6300 (Control)
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by Edwards, Andrea
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Topics: Divorced women, Single fathers
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Topics: American prose literature, Young women, Young women, Feminism, American prose literature, Feminism,...
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by Oke, Janette, 1935-
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life, Women pioneers, Frontier and pioneer life, Women pioneers
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by Lord, Alexandra
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Topic: Young women
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by Duby, Georges; Perrot, Michelle; Pantel, Pauline Schmitt
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Translation of: Storia delle donne in Occidente
Topics: Women, Women, Vrouwen, WOMEN, HISTORY, WOMEN'S STATUS, WESTERN CIVILIZATION, Frau, Women Social...
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by Connors, Cathleen
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Topics: Widows, Pregnant women, First loves
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by Street, Mary
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Topics: General, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - General, Romance: Modern, Inheritance and...
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Bibliography: p. 351-365
Topics: English fiction, English fiction, English fiction, Women and literature, Women novelists, English,...
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"Based on the Universal television series created by Peter S. Fischer, Richard Levinson & William Link."
Topics: Fletcher, Jessica (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Women novelists
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by Robinson, Fay
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Topics: Women runners, Rehabilitation, Paraplegics, Romance
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Detective and mystery stories, English,...
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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The notice in the Chipping Gazette was rather small, but it served admirably well-by sundown everyone was gathered at Little Paddocks for sherry and a game of murder
Topics: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Marple, Jane (Fictitious character), Women...
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by Paton Walsh, Jill, 1937-; Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957
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Mystery written by Jill Paton Walsh based on Dorothy Sayers's descriptions of the Wimseys coping with wartime conditions in 1940
Topics: Women's Land Army (Great Britain), Vane, Harriet (Fictitious character), Wimsey, Peter, Lord...
viii, 352 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Middle East, Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- United States, Veils -- Middle...
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by Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941
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140 pages ; 21 cm
Topics: Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, Literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc,...
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by Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941; Gubar, Susan, 1944-
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145)
Topics: Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, Literature, Women and literature, Women authors, Authorship, FICTION /...
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Topic: Monasticism and religious orders for women
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by Chance, Megan
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Topic: Married women
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by Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-1993
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Beautiful but bored wife of a doctor who lives in idle luxury on an old estate south of San Francisco, tries to escape from herself through a series of love affairs
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Adultery, Women
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by PJ Parrish
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Topics: Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Espionage / Thriller, Mystery/Suspense, Suspense,...
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by Palmer, Catherine, 1956-
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While on a business trip to find inspiration for a line of exotic fabrics, a woman's well-ordered plans are shattered by news of a financial disaster and an attempt on her life
Topics: Adventure / thriller, Crime & mystery, Religion, Fiction - General, General, Christianity -...
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by Alexander, Carrie
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Topics: Air pilots, Military, Pregnant women
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by Mills, Jenna
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Includes preview of: The billionaire drifter (p. [243]-248)
Topics: Investment bankers, Single mothers, Women lawyers, First loves, Bank robberies, Paternity
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Topics: Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797., Women -- Education -- Great Britain., Women's rights -- Great...
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by Rivers, Francine, 1947-
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Torn by the love for a handsome aristocrat, a young slave girl clings to her faith in the living God for deliverance from the forces of decadent Rome
Topics: Church history, Women slaves
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by George, Elizabeth, 1944-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-269)
Topic: Christian women
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by Billington, Rachel
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Topic: Women
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by Goodwin, Aurelie Jones; Agronin, Marc E
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Sexual desire disorders, Anorgasmy, Dyspareunia, Sex instruction for women
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"A J.F. Bergin Publishers book."
Topics: Women, Social change
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x, 356 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Diaries, Women novelists, English -- 20th century -- Diaries
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by Sassoon, Beverly; Sassoon, Vidal, joint author; Duhé, Camillé, joint author
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A Fireside book
Topics: Beauty, Personal, Women
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Includes index
Topics: Exercise for women, Abdomen
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by Janet Balaskas
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Topics: Active childbirth., Exercise for women.
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Psychology, Religion, Finance, Personal, Christian Life, Psychoneuroses, Religion - Christian...
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by Facy, Françoise
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187 p.
Topics: type of use, female sex, descriptive epidemiology, consumption, alcohol, mother, pregnancy,...
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Originally published: London : Simon & Schuster, 2002
Topics: Humour, Sex & sexuality, American Satire And Humor, English, Humor, USA, Form - Essays, Topic -...
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by Wagoner, Mary
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Includes index
Topics: Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -, History and criticism, Detective and mystery...
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Topics: Raisin, Agatha (Fictitious character), Women private investigators, Women private investigators,...
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-136) and index
Topics: Women, Alcoholism, Women, Women alcoholics, Femmes, Alcoolisme, Femmes, Femmes alcooliques, HEALTH...
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by Krentz, Jayne Ann
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Includes excerpt from Amanda Quick's next novel: Second sight (p. [324]-359)
Topics: Murder victims' families, Women journalists, Hotelkeepers
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by Reisser, Anne N
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Topic: Women air pilots
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by Rollins, James
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Topics: Women veterinarians, Terrorism, Animal genetic engineering
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by Castle, Jayne; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Recently cut off from her home planet with the rest of her colony, psychic detective Amaryllis Lark is approached by Lucas Trent, the head of Lodestar Exploration, to help him expose a corporate thief
Topics: Life on other planets, Psychics, Women detectives
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by Wood, Sara
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Topics: Weddings, Pregnant women
Bibliography: p. [323]-324
Topics: Jazz musicians, Jazz, Women musicians, Women composers
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [207])
Topics: Carmichael, Amy, 1867-1951, Dohnavur Fellowship, Women missionaries, Women missionaries
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by Rivers, Francine, 1947-
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Topics: Church history, Women slaves
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by Marlowe, Deb
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"Rapscallion! Rake! Wanderer! Adventurer! All accusations that the Earl of Treyford acknowledges with pride. The scandalous son of a disgraced mother, he has no time for the pretty niceties of the ton, nor the simpering debutantes who populate its ballrooms. He has returned to England to aid an "aging" spinster facing an undefined danger. But Miss Latimer's dark and sultry beauty, her fascinating mix of knowledge and innocence, arouse far more than his protective instincts. Can...
Topics: Aristocracy (Social class), Single women, Family secrets
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by Ferrarella, Marie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Silhouette special edition."
Topics: Divorced women, Pregnant women, Businessmen, First loves
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Through different eyes -- The gatekeepers -- Stairway to heaven -- Why do you hide from me? -- Elijah -- Absorbing the pain of others -- A creature without a soul -- The intermediary -- The angel of death -- The bombers -- The angel of mother's love -- Country cottage -- Telling Joe -- I never knew I had a guardian angel -- The power of prayer -- The tunnel -- Three knocks on the window -- Isn't Lorna lucky-- -- "I'm here, I'm here--here I am!" -- The golden chain -- I need some...
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Topics: Byrne, Lorna, Women mystics, Religious biography
Topic: Women journalists
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by Hurwitz, Johanna; Rosenberry, Vera, ill
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"A JPS young biography"--Jacket
Topics: Frank, Anne, 1929-1945, Frank, Anne, 1929-1945, Jews, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews,...
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by Webb, Peggy
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Topics: Women biologists, Journalists
186 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Canadian poetry -- Women authors, Canadian poetry -- 20th century, Canadian poetry, Anthologie,...
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by Gilman, Dorothy, 1923-
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"Mystery Guild Lost Classics Omnibus"--cover
Topics: Pollifax, Emily (Fictitious character), Intelligence service, Women spies
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by Borgese, Elisabeth Mann
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Includes bibliography and index
Topics: Women, Collectivism, Individualism
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by Woodiwiss, Kathleen E
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An enthralling tale of romantic ectasty and tumultuous adventure
Topics: American Civil War (1861-1865), Young women, Soldiers, Romance fiction, Civil War, New Orleans,...
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by Woodiwiss, Kathleen E
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Topics: Love stories, Young women, Soldiers