Martha Stewart: a biography

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Greenwood Press,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Language:
English
Description
Whether they love her, loathe her, or just admit to swiping a few of her recipes once in a while, most will admit that she sets the standards for middle-class domesticity in America, however impossible that standard is to achieve. Price (writing, Metropolitan Sate College, Denver) writes for high school and general readers in this balanced treatment that gives Stewart her due without glossing over the highly-publicized details. She describes Stewart's rise from an owner of a catering business conducted from her home to an author, media guru, tastemaker and captain of industry, and her apparent success at overcoming her conviction and stretch in prison. Price stays clear of gossip and sticks to the facts, giving a full report of Stewart's trial as well as her real influence on the tastes of the great unwashed. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780313084294
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID b4042662-7999-1e9e-ca41-42e596c1e8fd
Grouping Title martha stewart
Grouping Author price joann f
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-06 04:40:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-25 04:52:52AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Price, Joann F.
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_display Price, Joann F
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
display_description
format_arlington eBook
format_category_arlington eBook
id b4042662-7999-1e9e-ca41-42e596c1e8fd
isbn 9780313084294
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b13049847||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||http://www.netlibrary.com.library.access.arlingtonva.us/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=224839||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
last_indexed 2018-09-25T08:52:52.516Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
primary_isbn 9780313084294
publishDate 2007
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b13049847|eBook|eBook||English|Greenwood Press,|2007.|xxiii, 132 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
external_econtent:ils:.b13049847 Available Online Available Online false true false false false true
series Greenwood biographies
series_with_volume Greenwood biographies|
title_display Martha Stewart : a biography
title_full Martha Stewart : a biography / Joann F. Price
title_short Martha Stewart :
title_sub a biography