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The Resource Something to prove : a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir, Yvonne S. Thornton ; with Anita Bartholomew

Something to prove : a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir, Yvonne S. Thornton ; with Anita Bartholomew

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Something to prove : a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir
Title
Something to prove
Title remainder
a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Yvonne S. Thornton ; with Anita Bartholomew
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the lessons of the author's father helped her through the biases and setbacks she experienced while trying to become the first African-American woman to be board certified in maternal-fetal medicine
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Thornton, Yvonne S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Bartholomew, Anita
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  • Thornton, Yvonne S
  • Obstetricians
  • Women gynecologists
  • Universities and colleges
  • African Americans
  • Thornton, Yvonne S
  • African Americans
  • Obstetricians
  • Universities and colleges
  • Women gynecologists
  • New Jersey
  • United States
  • Thornton, Yvonne S
  • Women physicians
  • Colleges and universities
  • African Americans
Label
Something to prove : a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir, Yvonne S. Thornton ; with Anita Bartholomew
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The sub-basement and the glass ceiling -- There's a call for Dr. Thornton -- Learning to play the game -- Mommy's wish; Daddy's voice -- Borrowed time -- Keep an eye on the team for me -- Can I still have a baby? -- Reality: check -- MAy be the future be as kind and honest to you -- Goin' up yonder -- Polishing the legacy -- No good deed -- Mystery solved -- A colossal prayer -- Biding my time -- They're not coming -- Picking up the mantle -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn609543200
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781607147244
Lccn
2011281558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)609543200
Label
Something to prove : a daughter's journey to fulfill a father's legacy : a memoir, Yvonne S. Thornton ; with Anita Bartholomew
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The sub-basement and the glass ceiling -- There's a call for Dr. Thornton -- Learning to play the game -- Mommy's wish; Daddy's voice -- Borrowed time -- Keep an eye on the team for me -- Can I still have a baby? -- Reality: check -- MAy be the future be as kind and honest to you -- Goin' up yonder -- Polishing the legacy -- No good deed -- Mystery solved -- A colossal prayer -- Biding my time -- They're not coming -- Picking up the mantle -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn609543200
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781607147244
Lccn
2011281558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)609543200

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