Her Brilliant Career

Her Brilliant Career

An exuberant group biography—"a splendidly various collection of 'brief lives' written with both gusto and sensitivity" (The Guardian)—that follows ten women in 1950s Britain whose pioneering lives paved the way for feminism and laid the foundation of modern women's success.

In Her Brilliant Career, Rachel Cooke goes back in time to offer an entertaining and iconoclastic look at ten women in the 1950s—pioneers whose professional careers and complicated private… (more)

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Cooke’s droll, pressing style is what binds the stories together; no sooner do we embark than we know we will not be disappointed, though every portrait is different, every life depicted complex and, at times, startling.

Cooke's history of these uncelebrated heroines admirably fills in the gaps in the continuing story of women's role in the workplace.


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Publisher: Harper (December 02, 2014)

Language: English


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