By Jennifer K. Lafferty
Read or Download Movie Dynasty Princesses: Irene Mayer Selznick and Edith Mayer Goetz PDF
Best biographies & memoirs of women books
"The writer was once born and raised in a small West Virginia city one of the hills and mountains she so loves. Her genealogy, besides the fact that, has very deeply planted roots within the Carolinas of the South. Her nice Grandmother lived to be over 90 years previous, yet by no means left the small urban the place she raised her kinfolk in Northern North Carolina.
An early glossy family and non secular memoir, My First Booke of My existence depicts the lifetime of Alice Thornton (1626–1707), a fancy, contradictory lady stuck within the altering fortunes and social realities of the 17th century. Her memoir records her standpoint at the Irish uprising and English civil warfare in addition to on a plethora of household hazards and problems: from her reluctant marriage, which sought to rescue the sequestered relations property and transparent her brother’s identify, to monetary crises, to the health problems and deaths of numerous relations and 6 teenagers, to slanderous criticisms of her constancy and her parenting.
Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay was once a petite, vivacious, clever and remarkably appealing younger woman with beguiling eyes. A 1779 Valentine poem from an admiring British officer reads: “Thou know’st what strong magick lies in the around of Sarah’s eyes. ” She was once the sister of Robert Townsend, a critical member of the “Culper Ring,” common Washington’s foremost secret agent community.
25 jaar geleden verscheen deze oerklassieker voor het eerst – al meer dan a hundred and fifty. 000 exemplaren verkocht! De Afrikaanse natuur als troost en inspiratieAls klein meisje stelde Kuki Gallmann zich al voor hoe geweldig het zou zijn om in Afrika te wonen. Door een ongeluk waarbij ze ernstig invalide raakte, leek het continent van haar dromen echter voorgoed onbereikbaar.
- The Civil War Memories of Elizabeth Bacon Custer: Reconstructed From Her Diaries and Notes
- Yankee Doodle: Southern Belle
- Pioneer Programmer: Jean Jennings Bartik and the Computer that Changed the World
- The Lady is a Champ
- Post Grad: Five Women and Their First Year Out of College
Additional resources for Movie Dynasty Princesses: Irene Mayer Selznick and Edith Mayer Goetz
Movie Dynasty Princesses: Irene Mayer Selznick and Edith Mayer Goetz by Jennifer K. Lafferty