The Accidental Feminist
The Life of One Woman Through War, Motherhood, and International PhotojournalismeBook - 2014
This is the story of an independent woman who is a model for our time, photographer Toby Molenaar. It begins in Holland during World War II, when her country is decimated by the occupying German army and she is literally left to starve. As a little girl, she learns to be self-sufficient, survival is the order of the day. After the war, she finds love in Switzerland, marries, and starts a family. Her perfect life soon unravels however, when she meets the irresistible writer Fred Grunfeld, a foreign correspondent for Time, Life, and other magazines, and the new couple settles in Mallorca.
Publisher: New York : Arcade Publishing, 2014.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (413 pages)