Love and ruin : a novel (Book, 2018) []
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Love and ruin : a novel

Love and ruin : a novel

Author: Paula McLain
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
The bestselling author of The Paris Wife returns to the subject of Ernest Hemingway in a novel about his passionate, stormy marriage to Martha Gellhorn - a fiercely independent, ambitious young woman who would become one of the greatest war correspondents in the twentieth century. In 1937, twenty-eight-year-old Martha Gellhorn travels alone to Madrid to report on the atrocities of the Spanish Civil War and becomes  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fictional Work
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Named Person: Ernest Hemingway; Martha Gellhorn; Martha Gellhorn; Ernest Hemingway; Martha Gellhorn; Ernest Hemingway; Ernest Hemingway; Martha Gellhorn
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paula McLain
ISBN: 9781101967386 1101967382 9780708898918 0708898912 9781101967393 1101967390
OCLC Number: 1028604386
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 388 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Paula McLain.


Paula McLain's new novel, Love & Ruin, recounts Martha Gellhorn's stormy marriage to Ernest Hemingway, and her painful decision to step out of his shadow and forge her own brilliant career as a war  Read more...


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Beautifully written and, if you want to get a sense of this extraordinary woman, then it is a perfect introduction * Daily Mail * Love and Ruin makes for captivating reading, and Gellhorn's a most Read more...

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