Flint & Feather

Harper Collins CanadaSKU: 0006391192

Author:
Gray, Charlotte
Grade Levels:
Nine, Ten, Eleven, Twelve, College, University
Nation:
Iroquois, Mohawk, Woodland
Book Type:
PB
Pages:
439
Publisher:
Harper Collins Canada

Price:
Sale price$19.95
Stock:
In stock

Description

A graceful biography that was a #1 national bestseller, Flint & Feather confirms Charlotte Gray's position as a master biographer, a writer with a rare gift for transforming a historical character into a living, breathing woman who immediately captures our imagination.
In Flint & Feather, Charlotte Gray explores the life of this nineteenth-century daughter of a Mohawk chief and English gentlewoman, creating a fascinating portrait of a young woman equally at home on the stage in her "Indian" costume and in the salons of the rich and powerful. Uncovering Pauline Johnson's complex and dramatic personality, Flint & Feather is studded with triumph and tragedy, mystery and romance-a first-rate biography blending turn-of-the-century Canadian history and the vibrant story of a woman whose unforgettable voice still echoes through the years.

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