"The author of this ravishing book is the novelist in Simone de Beauvoir at thirty-something. Her travel diary records--with fresh, hungry, sensuous curiosity--the cultural climate of postwar America just before the Cold War closed down. No writer could be better company in that complex, vanished world than Simone de Beauvoir."--Diane Middlebrook "Simone de Beauvoir in NY in 1947: Like all Europeans she begins to lament the obvious--the hard edges, the crude self-involvement, the absence of cafe life--and then suddenly she ...

America Day by Day 1999, University of California Press

ISBN-13: 9780520210677

Trade paperback

Select
America Day by Day 1999, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520209794

Hardcover

Select