Maiden flight : a novel
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Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, 2016.
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9781613736371, 1613736371
Status
Villa Park Public Library - Fiction
F HASKELL, H.
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Batavia Public Library District - Adult FictionFIC Haskell, HarryOn Shelf
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x, 254 pages ; 22 cm
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English

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"Katharine Wright embodied the worldly, independent, and self-fulfilled New Woman of the early twentieth century, yet she remained in many ways a Victorian. Torn between duty and love, she agonized for months before making a devastating break with her world-famous and intensely possessive older brother Orville to marry newspaper editor Harry Haskell, the man she loved. Written by the grandson of Harry Haskell, Maiden Flight is imaginatively reconstructed from personal letters, newspaper reports, and other documents of the period--in particular, Katharine's lively and extraordinarily revealing love letters to Harry. Above all, the book celebrates Katharine's abundant store of what she called "human nature"--Her lively and perceptive outlook on life, her great capacity for both love and indignation, and her acute and sometimes crippling self-awareness"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haskell, H. (2016). Maiden flight: a novel. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Haskell, Harry. 2016. Maiden Flight: A Novel. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Haskell, Harry, Maiden Flight: A Novel. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Haskell, Harry. Maiden Flight: A Novel. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press, 2016. Print.

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