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  • 10 of 21 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
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1 current hold with 21 total copies.

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Caruthersville Public Library F DAV (Text) 38417100429242 Fiction On holds shelf -
Douglas County Public Library F Dav (Text) 35633000328382 Adult Fiction Available -
Jefferson County Library-Arnold F DAVIS Fiona (Text) 30061000268983 Best Seller Checked out 09/25/2019
Jefferson County Library-Windsor F DAVIS Fiona (Text) 30065000174505 New Books Available -
North Kansas City Public Library FICTION DAVIS 2019 (Text) 0001002222220 Fiction New Checked out 10/01/2019
Polk County Library-Bolivar FIC DAV (Text) 34531000304261 New Books Available -
Scenic Regional-Pacific FIC DAV (Text) 3006811445 New Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Sullivan FIC DAV (Text) 3006811453 New Fiction Checked out 09/26/2019
Scenic Regional-Union FIC DAV (Text) 3006811461 New Fiction Checked out 10/04/2019
Scenic Regional-Warrenton FIC DAV (Text) 3006811437 New Fiction Available -
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"From the dramatic redbrick facade to the sweeping staircase dripping with art, the Chelsea Hotel has long been New York City's creative oasis for the many artists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, and poets who have called it home--a scene playwright Hazel Riley and actress Maxine Mead are determined to use to their advantage. Yet they soon discover that the greatest obstacle to putting up a show on Broadway has nothing to do with their art, and everything to do with politics. A Red scare is sweeping across America, and Senator Joseph McCarthy has started a witch hunt for Communists, with those in the entertainment industry in the crosshairs. As the pressure builds to name names, it is more than Hazel and Maxine's Broadway dreams that may suffer as they grapple with the terrible consequences, but also their livelihood, their friendship, and even their freedom. Spanning from the 1940s to the 1960s, The Chelsea Girls deftly pulls back the curtain on the desperate political pressures of McCarthyism,the complicated bonds of female friendship, and the siren call of the uninhibited Chelsea Hotel"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Chelsea Hotel > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Blacklisting of entertainers > Fiction.
Dramatists > Fiction.
Actresses > Fiction.
Broadway (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
United States > Politics and government > 1945-1989 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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