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Becoming George Sand von Brackenbury, Rosalind (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 17.03.2011
  • Verlag: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Becoming George Sand

Maria Jameson is having an affaira passionate, lifechanging affair. She asks: Is it possible to love two men at once? Must this new romance mean an end to love with her husband?For answers, she reaches across the centuries to George Sand, the maverick French novelist who took many lovers. Immersing herself in the life of this revolutionary woman, Maria struggles with the choices women make and wonders if women in the nineteenth century might have been more free, in some ways, than their twenty-first-century counterparts. Here, Rosalind Brackenbury creates a beautiful portrait of the ways in which women are connected across history. Two narratives delicately intertwinefollowing George through her affair with Frederic Chopin, following Maria through her affair with an Irish professorand bring us a novel that explores the personal and the historical, the demands of self and the mysteries of the heart. Sharply insightful, Becoming George Sand asks how we make our lives feel vibrant while still acknowledging the gifts of our pasts, and challenges our understanding of love in all its formssparkling and new, mature, rekindled, and renewed.

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    Format: ePUB
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Erscheinungsdatum: 17.03.2011
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9780547524344
    Verlag: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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