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Jane Addams : a writer's life

Author: Katherine Joslin
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jane Addams is best known for her groundbreaking social reforming and her work at Hull House. This book takes an expansive look at her creative writing and other areas of her life.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jane Addams; Jane Addams
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Joslin
ISBN: 0252029232 9780252029233 9780252076343 0252076346
OCLC Number: 53950784
Description: x, 306 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The Moral Imagination --
Three Journeys --
Finding a Voice --
Public and Private --
Telling a War Story --
Honest Reminiscence --
Writing a Life.
Responsibility: Katherine Joslin.

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