Author:"WALLACH, JANET"

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Chanel: Her Style and Her Life

By: "Wallach, Janet"

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley - Octopus Publishing Group: 1999

Edition: (1st British edition)

Seller ID: 5-8Y001

ISBN: 1840002026

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for gift inscription on first free page. As new, unclipped dust jacket. 180 indexed, annotated pages. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos on art quality paper. 10.25x8.25x1"". " View more info

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Desert Queen

By: "WALLACH, JANET"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: N/A:

Seller ID: 9781400096190

ISBN: 1400096197

Condition: GOOD


Turning away from the privileged world of the " eminent Victorians, " Gertrude Bell (1868-- 1926) explored, mapped, and excavated the world of the Arabs. Recruited by British intelligence during World War I, she played a crucial role in obtaining the loyalty of Arab leaders, and her connections and information provided the brains to match T. E. Lawrence's brawn. After the war, she played a major role in creating the modern Middle East and was, at the time, considered the most powerful woman in the British Empire. In this masterful biography, Janet Wallach shows us the woman behind thes... View more info