Daddy we hardly knew you

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Knopf, Feb 1, 1990 - Social Science - 311 pages
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Germaine Greer's The Female Eunuch was a central book in the early feminist movement and established its author as a brilliant--and wildly controversial--figure. Her latest book is her most personal, an acclaimed account of her search to know her father--and, by extension, herself. What she learned changed her views on her mother, men, truth and loyalty, family and love.

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After a delusional friend told me that I would be impressed by The Female Eunuch, I read most of Greer's books attempting to figure out why she is lauded for her intelligence and insight. This ... Read full review

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Driven to know if the father who returned from World War II a cold and vacant man had loved her once, feminist Greer ( The Female Eunuch, LJ 4/15/71) follows a trail of false leads and outright lies ... Read full review


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Germaine Greer is a writer, academic, and critic, and is widely regarded as one of the most significant feminist voices of our time. Her bestselling books include "The Female Eunuch" and "The Whole Woman". She lives in northwest Essex, England, and has taught Shakespeare at universities in Australia, Britain, and the United States.

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