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ISBN-13: 9781558618053
Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date: 10/16/2012
Series: Femmes Fatales Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 4.40(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Tereska Torres (1923-2012) escaped Nazi-occupied France in 1940 and became a secretary to Free French leader Charles DeGaulle in London. Over her long career, she wrote some 20 books (novels and memoirs), with translations published here by Knopf, Dell, Simon and Schuster. Torres married the American literary figure Meyer Levin during the war; he would later translate many of her novels. Torres continued to live and write in France until her death at age 92.

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By Cecile 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Such an interesting, intelligent book! I could not put it down, yet I feel like I truly savored it. Definitely a story that I will never forget.