A Short History of Women

A Short History of Women

Book - 2009
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Inspired by a suffragist ancestor who starved herself to promote the integration of Cambridge University, Evie refuses to marry and Dorothy defies a ban on photographing the bodies of her dead Iraq War soldier sons, a choice that embarrasses Dorothy's daughters.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009.
Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781416594987
9781416594994
Branch Call Number: FIC Walbe
Characteristics: ix, 239 pages

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stewaroby Sep 04, 2015

One of the New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of 2009. The reviewer called it "an exquisite slice of cake."

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Nov 09, 2014

The prose is beautifully done but it is a difficult read, maybe because the characters do not connect with the world or with the reader. A good read if you are an English teacher?

skd3 Aug 05, 2011

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