America's Joan of Arc The Life of Anna Elizabeth Dickinson

Author(s): 
Gallman, J. Matthew
ISBN: 
0195161459
Date published: 
May 2006
Hardback
Price: 
£19.99

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson was one of nineteenth century America's most celebrated women. A charismatic orator, author, and actress, she rose to fame during the Civil War and remained in the public eye for the next three decades. The first biography of Dickinson in over fifty years, this book revealsthe largely forgotten story of a fascinating, controversial public woman.