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The Resource Biting the dust : the joys of housework, Margaret Horsfield

Biting the dust : the joys of housework, Margaret Horsfield

Label
Biting the dust : the joys of housework
Title
Biting the dust
Title remainder
the joys of housework
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Horsfield
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of housecleaning, examining social and commercial pressures, motivations, housecleaning habits and practices, and attitudes towards housework, and telling stories of people--mostly women--who clean their own homes
Summary
Examines the history and sociology of housework and draws upon research, interviews, and characters from television, literature, and advertising to explore how, why, and who does the cleaning
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269315
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Pub Weekly
  • Booklist
  • New York Times
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horsfield, Margaret
Dewey number
648/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
TX324
LC item number
.H67 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
House cleaning
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the joys of housework
Label
Biting the dust : the joys of housework, Margaret Horsfield
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Fourth Estate, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-284) 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
13961059
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 292 pages
Isbn
9780312212148
Lccn
97050398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)DC91B422D19111D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05030701
Label
Biting the dust : the joys of housework, Margaret Horsfield
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Fourth Estate, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-284) 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
13961059
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 292 pages
Isbn
9780312212148
Lccn
97050398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)DC91B422D19111D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05030701

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