Nellie Bly: daredevil, reporter, feminist

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Times Books, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 631 pages
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Now in paperback--the acclaimed biography of Nellie Bly, the "thrilling account of a trailblazer" (Pat Morrison, Los Angeles Times Book Review). "Kroeger's biography of Nellie Bly moves at almost as fast a pace as did Bly's remarkable life."--Mindy Spatt, San Francisco Chronicle. Photos & illustrations. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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User Review  - bookwoman247 - LibraryThing

I love reading about unorthodox, adventurous, Victorian-era women and had recently wanted to know more about Nellie Bly. Kroeger's portrait of Bly is both thorough and balanced. I came away with less ... Read full review

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User Review  - labwriter - LibraryThing

The biography of this woman who lived to be only 57 years old was tedious and overlong. The impression I had when reading the book was that Kroeger included every fact from her research. I also think ... Read full review


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