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Author Blew, Mary Clearman, 1939-

Title This is not the Ivy League [electronic resource] : a memoir / Mary Clearman Blew.

Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011.

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 214 pages).
Series American lives
American lives.
Summary Mary Clearman Blew's education began at home, on a remote cattle ranch in Montana. She graduated to a one-room rural school, then escaped, via scholarship, to the University of Montana, where, still in her teens, she met and married her first husband. This Is Not the Ivy League is her account of what it was to be that girl, and then that woman -- pressured by husband and parents to be the conventional wife of the 1950s, persisting in her pursuit of an education, trailed by a reluctant husband and small children through graduate school, and finally entering the job market with a PhD in English only to find a whole new set of pressures and prejudices.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Prologue; Chaper 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Epilogue;
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Subject Blew, Mary Clearman, 1939- -- Family.
Blew, Mary Clearman, 1939-
Blew, Mary Clearman, 1939-
Montana -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Blew, Mary Clearman, 1939- This is not the Ivy League. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011 0803230117 (DLC) 2011004073 (OCoLC)701242432
ISBN 9780803237803 electronic bk.
0803237804 electronic bk.