Louisa May Alcott : the woman behind Little women / Harriet Reisen.Material type: TextPublication details: New York, N.Y. : Henry Holt and Co., 2009.Edition: 1st edDescription: xiv, 362 p. ; 25 cmISBN:
- 9780805082999 :
- PS1018 .R45 2009
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"A John Macrae book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. -341) and index.
Behind a mask -- Fit for the scuffle of things -- The law of might -- The topsey-turvey girl -- Wild exuberant nature -- Man in a balloon -- Transcendental wild oats -- The happiest years of my life -- Heaven's so far away -- The independent feeling -- Nature must have a vent -- I've often longed to see a war -- Where glory waited -- A little romance -- We really lived most of it -- Happy before I die -- Success -- The cream of things -- More courage and patience -- How they turned out.
A vivid, energetic account of the life of Louisa May Alcott that explores Alcott's life in the context of her works, all of which are to some extent autobiographical.