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Rebel mother: my childhood chasing the revolution / Peter Andreas.

Andreas, Peter, (author.).

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Summary:

"Carol Andreas was a traditional 1950s housewife from a small Mennonite town in central Kansas who became a radical feminist and Marxist revolutionary. From the late sixties to the early eighties, she went through multiple husbands and countless lovers while living in three states and five countries. She took her youngest son, Peter, with her wherever she went."
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 921 ANDREAS 2017 (Text) 33892100450510 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 04/04/2017 Available -
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview 306.8743 ANDREAS (Text) 37620000881740 Adult Non-Fiction Book System_Only_3months 06/28/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501124396
  • ISBN: 1501124390
  • Physical Description: 322 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
I. Leaving -- Carol and Carl -- Separation -- Berkeley -- II. Chile -- From Guayaquil to Santiago -- Renaico -- Just passing through -- Back to the farm -- El Golpe -- To Buenos Aires -- III. Peru -- Jauja -- Ocopilla -- Passing the hat -- Piojos -- Was Jesus a revolutionary? -- Ataura -- IV. Visiting America -- Christmas '74 -- the wait -- The trial -- V. Return to Peru -- Kidnapped -- Comas -- Animal house -- A dangerous place -- Huertas -- VI. Mile-high hideout -- South Bannock Street -- Lesbians will lead the revolution -- Don't vote! -- Playing hooky -- Gun crazy -- VII. Teen years -- Stealing from the rich -- the bout -- Surfacing -- The science report -- Tourists -- Baker's dozen -- Saving Raul -- Fitting in -- "Let's put a pencil to it" -- Epilogue -- Defection -- "Where are the students studying Mao and Lenin?" -- Chasing rainbows.
Summary, etc.:
"Carol Andreas was a traditional 1950s housewife from a small Mennonite town in central Kansas who became a radical feminist and Marxist revolutionary. From the late sixties to the early eighties, she went through multiple husbands and countless lovers while living in three states and five countries. She took her youngest son, Peter, with her wherever she went." -- Dust jacket.
Subject: Andreas, Carol.
Feminism > United States > Biography.
Communism > United States.
Mothers and sons > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
Autobiographies.

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