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The American Heiress by: Daisy Goodwin

I picked this one up on impulse right after I won my copy of Victoria. I saw that it was the same author but a different time period so I thought it would be a nice way to get a sense of Goodwin’s work. 676 more words

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American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin

For most people, the Patty Hearst story is summed up in a single photo. Patty, standing in the lobby of the Hibernia Bank in San Francisco, wielding a machine gun. 534 more words

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Reading Sara Review: American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobin

American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst

Hardcover: 384 pages
Publisher: Doubleday; First Edition edition (August 2, 2016) 476 more words

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American Heiress By Jeffrey Toobin

On February 4, 1974, Patricia Hearst was engaged and living with a man who had previously been her high school teacher. Though the times reflected social change and a rethinking of traditional gender roles, for Hearst, an heiress to the Hearst fortune and Steven Weed life was humdrum and she felt stifled, emotionally unfulfilled and depressed. 630 more words