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Family Memories: An Autobiographical Journey

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West’s wise and entertaining memoir—now available as an ebook

Published posthumously, this family history and memoir offers keen insight into the origins of Rebecca West and her work

Working onFamily Memoriesfor over twenty years, West set out to narrate the story of her mother’s, father’s and husband’s unique and talented families. As in her novels, the richly drawn charact
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ebook, 256 pages
Published December 21st 2010 by Open Road Media (first published April 1st 1989)
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After reading Christopher Hitchens, I felt compelled to go back and read some Rebecca West.
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Cicely Isabel Fairfield (21 December 1892-15 March 1983), known by her pen name Rebecca West, or Dame Rebecca West, DBE was an English author, journalist, literary critic and travel writer. A prolific, protean author who wrote in many genres, West was committed to feminist and liberal principles and was one of the foremost public intellectuals of the twentieth century. She reviewed books for The T ...more
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