Being polite to Hitler
Dew, Robb Forman 
   

Format: Paperback
Library Classification: Adult Fiction
BIC Subjects: Modern fiction
      Historical fiction
Audience: General/trade
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
Imprint: Back Bay Books
Publication Date: 25/10/2011
Place of Publication: United States


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After teaching and raising her family for most of her life, Agnes Scofield is tired of the routine. But how, at 51, can she establish an identity apart from what has so long defined her? Often eloquent, sometimes blunt, and always full of fire, the Scofield family is not one to keep its opinions quiet. As much as Agnes would like to, she can no more sidestep their adamant advice than she can step down as their matriarch. But, despite her reluctance to become even more entangled in the family web, Agnes is amazed to feel her life grow because of it. In Being Polite to Hitler, Robb Forman Dew intricately details personal and family life in a moving, frank, and surprising portrait of post-World War II America.