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Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer explores the nature of independence, chronicling her own adventures as a woman in search of freedom from the things that define her as she journeys through Paris, Oxford, Milan, and beyond. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

About the Author

Alice Steinbach, whose work at the Baltimore Sun was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing in 1985, has been a freelance writer since 1999. She was appointed the 1998-1999 McGraw Professor of Writing at Princeton University and is currently a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

Table of Contents

Paris — The Novice — Woman in the Hat — At Sainte-Chapelle — Fellow Travelers — Five Extraordinary Days — London — The Sloane Street Club — Love Letters — Ladies of Small Means — Oxford — Up at Oxford — A Cotswold Encounter — The Dancing Professor — Italy — Mother of the Bride — We Open in Venice — Spanish Steps — Jane Eyre in Siena — Past Perfect.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307769824
Subtitle:
The Travels of an Independent Woman
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Author:
Steinbach, Alice
Subject:
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Subject:
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Publication Date:
20020312
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
320

Related Subjects

Biography » General
Biography » Women
History and Social Science » Journalism » Reference
Sports and Outdoors » Outdoors » Lore and Survival
Travel » Europe » General
Travel » Travel Writing » General

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