Barefoot Dancer: The Story of Isadora Duncan

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Twenty-First Century Books, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 95 pages
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These insightful biographies highlight men and women who have struggled to overcome adversity to accomplish their goals. Along the way, these inspiring people have blazed a trail through history.
 

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User Review  - kitbraddick - LibraryThing

I read this book when I had to do a biography in middle school. I picked this book myself because I didn't like the list provided. Thinking of that experience makes me want to include very different ... Read full review

BAREFOOT DANCER: The Story of Isadora Duncan

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

An evenhanded biography of the famed dancer and choreographer, Isadora Duncan. In clear, accessible language, O'Connor traces the life of her subject from her unconventional childhood in 19th- century ... Read full review

Contents

A Family of Artists
7
A New York Beginning
15
Tuning Her Instrument
24
Dreams Fulfilled
35
A Millionaire to the Rescue
50
Tragedy
59
Dancing Again
70
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About the author (1994)

Barbara O'Connor has written several popular novels for young readers, including "Me and Rupert Goody," an ALA Notable Book, and F"ame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia," She was born and raised in Greenville, South Carolina, and currently lives in Duxbury, Massachusetts.

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