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I came a stranger

Hilda Satt Polacheck

I came a stranger

the story of a Hull-House girl

by Hilda Satt Polacheck

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.,
  • Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Social reformers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hilda Satt Polacheck ; edited by Dena J. Polacheck Epstein ; with an introduction by Lynn Y. Weiner.
    SeriesWomen in American history
    ContributionsEpstein, Dena J. Polacheck, 1916-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF548.9.J5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 248 p., (14)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21213034M
    ISBN 100252016327

      The following contains major spoilers for Netflix’s The Stranger and comes from Den of Geek UK.. Harlan Coben’s novel The Stranger is a .   What else this book might say, decades later, to a culture that has made a bestseller of Fifty Shades of Grey and elected an inexperienced celebrity narcissist to its highest office, I leave as a puzzle for readers to ponder. For reQuest Penelope Ashe. Naked Came the Stranger (). New Jersey: Barricade Books, Alex Boese.

      History Book Review Questions S (Book Review of "I Came a Stranger: The Story of a Hull-House Girl" by Hilda Satt Polacheck) Please produce a book review of pages (12 font, 1 inch margins, double spaced) addressing the following questions. You may respond to these questions in any way you like. The book was heavily promoted in the press with a series of ads featuring photographs of the heroine’s conquests, each posed for by one of the Newsday authors. “Meet Melvin Corby” read the blurb next to Harvey Aronson’s picture, “faithful, frustrated, he canceled his .

    The inspiration for The Stranger novel came after author Harlan Coben read about a woman faking her pregnancy by using a website, like the one featured in The Stranger. So I jumped when this tie-in book to the television series came up for review. Stranger Things: Darkness on the Edge of Town is the second official novel to be released and it is probably destined.


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