By Katrina Maloney,Patricia Maloney
Clara’s letters, gathered during this publication, inform of either the mundane and the extreme: what the YW employees ate for dinner; how the Bolshevik suppression of loose speech impacted americans’ skill to speak with these at domestic; shootings within the streets; bartering for kilos of sugar; talking with the Aristocracy, with intellectuals, and with staff; attending the opera; and sight-seeing at monasteries. jointly, Clara’s letters to her family—her “dearest ones at home”—tell a compelling tale of 1 American woman’s reports in innovative Russia.
Read Online or Download Dearest Ones At Home: Clara Taylor’s Letters from Russia, 1917-1919 PDF
Best biographies & memoirs of women books
Noteworthy Francophone girls administrators: A Sequel is a complete consultant that acts as either a instructing software and a listing for examine. The publication starts off following movies published after the booklet of Pallister and Hottell's final quantity, Francophone ladies movie administrators in 2005 and prevents after the Cannes movie competition in 2010.
After decades, historian and Helen Keller specialist Kim Nielsen discovered that she, in addition to different historians and biographers, had failed Anne Sullivan Macy. whereas Macy is remembered essentially as Helen Keller's instructor and mythologized as a simple academic superhero, the genuine tale of this marvelous, advanced, and misunderstood girl, who defined herself as a "badly built human being," hasn't ever been thoroughly advised.
Sabine kommt als uneheliches sort einer Bauernmagd im Jahre 1924 in der Nähe von Inzell zur Welt. Schon drei Wochen nach der Geburt gibt ihre Mutter sie im Hause des Kindsvaters ab. Dort wird sie zusammen mit den Geschwistern des Vaters von ihrer Großmutter aufgezogen. In ihrer arbeitsreichen Kindheit und Jugend, die vom Zweiten Weltkrieg überschattet wird, verlebt Sabine nur wenige freudige Stunden.
A continuing Longing - Memoirs of a Palestinian lady / with a Foreword through Prof. Rita Süssmuth (Bundestagspräsidentin a. D. )"My dream attracts at the destiny, and reaches throughout borders and generations. .. i glance to the subsequent generations who will develop up jointly; generations who can hold this gorgeous dream of justice to fruition.
- General Sherman and the Georgia Belles: Tales from Women Left Behind
- Ten Women Who Changed Science, and the World
- The Trafficked Girl: Abused. Abandoned. Exploited. This Is My Story of Fighting Back.
- Rainbow Quest: The Adventurous Life of Audrey McElmury, America's First World Road Cycling Champion
Extra info for Dearest Ones At Home: Clara Taylor’s Letters from Russia, 1917-1919