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Title:The Fires Beneath: The Life of Monica Wilson, South African Anthropologist
Price:GBP£16.85 (about USD$22.90)
Item ID:DI00-dscf8446
Publisher:The Penguin Group, 2016
Edition:First Edition
Condition:Fine Condition
Dust Jacket:Fine
The Penguin Group, 2016, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, First Edition

Firmly bound, clean pages, corner crease on p. 209; light bumping to top corners of unclipped jacket. have seldom read a biography, and never one about someone I knew and admired, as accurate in the author's perception of his subject's complex personality, or of her life and times. I found historian Sean Morrow's account of Professor Wilson's boundary breaking work both magisterial in the research and writing as well as uncannily accurate in his understanding of the woman, wife, widow and mother. I was taken back years to a world I thought I had left behind but which Morrow evokes so vividly in this book. Heartily recommended. (Reader review) 462 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9781776090396. Inventory No: dscf8446.
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