Hope Leslie: or, Early Times in the Massachusetts
Penguin, 1 nov. 1998 - 448 pages
Set in seventeenth-century New England in the aftermath of the Pequod War, Hope Leslie not only chronicles the role of women in building the republic but also refocuses the emergent national literature on the lives, domestic mores, and values of American women.
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - Stevil2001 - LibraryThing
This tale of two sisters split by an Indian attack (one is captured, one escapes) starts off interestingly enough, but kind of peters out in the end, alternating between boredom and over-the-top ... Consulter l'avis complet
LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - pluckybamboo - LibraryThing
Written in the early nineteenth century, Hope Leslie is a novel set in Puritanical New England by Catharine Maria Sedgwick. The conflict between the Puritans and the Pequod Native Americans is ... Consulter l'avis complet
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Hope Leslie; Or, Early Times in the Massachusetts, Volume 1
Catharine Maria Sedgwick
Affichage du livre entier - 1872