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Mary Cady Tew Memorial Fund

Overview
Works: 3 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 283 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Personal correspondence  History  Terminology 
Classifications: BX4705.W47, 255.974009714092
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Most widely held works by Mary Cady Tew Memorial Fund
The many captivities of Esther Wheelwright by Ann M. Little( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eye-opening biography of a woman at the intersection of three distinct cultures in colonial America. Born and raised in a New England garrison town, Esther Wheelwright (1696-1780) was captured by Wabanaki Indians at age seven. Among them, she became a Catholic and lived like any other young girl in the tribe. At age twelve, she was enrolled at a French-Canadian Ursuline convent, where she would spend the rest of her life, eventually becoming the order's only foreign-born mother superior. Among these three major cultures of colonial North America, Wheelwright's life was exceptional: border-crossing, multilingual, and multicultural
My dear Li : correspondence 1937-1946 by Werner Heisenberg( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal letters reveal the quandary of a prominent German physicist during the Nazi years and the strength he shared with his loving wife. Nobel Prize-winning physicist Werner Heisenberg lived far from his wife, Elisabeth, during most of the Second World War. An eminent scientist, Werner headed Germany's national atomic research project in Berlin, while Elisabeth and their children lived more safely in Bavaria. This selection of more than 300 letters exchanged between husband and wife reveals the precarious nature of Werner's position in the Third Reich, Elisabeth's increasingly difficult everyday life as the war progressed and the devoted relationship that gave strength to them both
Birders of Africa : history of a network by Nancy Joy Jacobs( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this unique and unprecedented study of birding in Africa, historian Nancy Jacobs reconstructs the collaborations between well-known ornithologists and the largely forgotten guides, hunters, and taxidermists who worked with them
 
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Cady Tew Memorial Fund

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