The Cavalry Maiden
Journals of A Russian Officer in the Napoleonic WarsBook - 1988
..". sparkles with wit, intelligence and bold characterization." -- Women's Review of Books ..". a ripping yarn... admirable translation... sensitive introductory essay." -- Times Literary Supplement ..". a remarkable journal worthy of the attention of a wide audience." -- Doris Grumbach, National Public Radio In male guise, Nadezhda Durova served ten years in the Russian cavalry. The Cavalry Maiden is a lively narrative which appeals in our own time as a unique and gripping contribution to the literature of female experience.
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1988
Branch Call Number: B DUROVA,N
Characteristics: xxxvii, 242 p. : 1 map, ports. ; 24 cm