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Play of colors : the legend of Opal Whiteley

Author: Germaine A Cross
Publisher: New York : iUniverse, Inc., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
Database:WorldCat
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In 1897, a baby girl was born to a poor lumberjack and his wife. She was named Opal Whiteley. In 1920, she wrote a book alleging she was the victim of an orchestrated kidnapping. In 1923, the media frenzy forced her to flee the country. In 1992, she was buried in London, England, under two different names. What unraveled in between is a true story filled with intrigue, tragedy and a shocking conclusion.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Opal Stanley Whiteley; Opal Stanley Whiteley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Germaine A Cross
ISBN: 059536523X 9780595365234
OCLC Number: 67837173
Description: ix, 92 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Legend of Opal Whiteley
Responsibility: Germaine A. Cross.

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In 1897, a baby girl was born to a poor lumberjack and his wife. She was named Opal Whiteley. In 1920, she wrote a book alleging she was the victim of an orchestrated kidnapping. In 1923, the media frenzy forced her to flee the country. In 1992, she was buried in London, England, under two different names. What unraveled in between is a true story filled with intrigue, tragedy and a shocking conclusion.

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