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Formac Publishing Company

English - 346 pages - ISBN-10: 1459504089 - ISBN-13: 9781459504080

1/5 by 34 votes


Brought up in a strict and sheltered household, the daughter of a Mohawk chief and a non-native woman, Pauline Johnson struggled to make an independent life for herself.She found it as a poet and performer whose dramatic recitals skirted the boundaries of what was acceptable to "respectable" Canadian society. Her performances took her from the backwoods of British Columbia's gold country to the drawing rooms of England. Onstage she assumed the role of an Indian princess, while in her personal life she observed Victorian moral strictures, all the while falling regularly and desperately into unrequited love.Pauline
is the fascinating story of a charismatic woman whose struggles with culture and identity still engage us today.

Reviews

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Zoey Craig

Could not let the book down Sure not a literary master piece, but as one of the reviewers stated, it will keep you turning the pages.

Sarah Demotte

Good book this is my3 time read it love

Sarah Craig

Incredible This book took over my life and I could not put it down.

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