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Captive of the labyrinth : Sarah L. Winchester heiress to the rifle fortune

Author: Mary Jo Ignoffo
Publisher: Columbia, Mo. : Univ. of Missouri Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ignoffo unearths the truth about notorious eccentric Sarah Winchester, revealing that she was not a maddened spiritualist driven by remorse but an intelligent, articulate woman who sought to protect  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Winchester family.; Winchester family.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Jo Ignoffo
ISBN: 9780826272317 0826272312 0826219837 9780826219831 9780826219053 0826219055
OCLC Number: 868217912
Description: 1 online resource (1 online resource (xxiii, 252 pages) :) : illustrations, maps, digital file
Contents: New Haven's daughter --
Marrying into the Winchester family --
"The gun that won the west" --
The Winchester fortune --
A California dream --
Labyrinth --
Daydream or nightmare --
Guns, guilt, and ghosts: the first commentaries on Sarah Winchester's odd house --
Health and welfare --
Changing fortunes --
Trapped in a mistaken legacy --
Capitalizing on spirits: the Mystery House.
Responsibility: Mary Jo Ignoffo.

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"Captive of the Labyrinth is an excellent read. Ignoffo finally sets the record straight on one of the most fascinating and misunderstood women in California history. A real page-turner!"--Gary F. Read more...

 
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