By Melinda M. Ponder
Drawing on huge examine in Bates family members diaries, letters, and memoirs, biographer Melinda M. examine brings Katharine to bright life.
Although her ardour was once poetry, Katharine’s 3 appealing suitors (two males and a girl) pulled her into significant reform pursuits in a altering the US after the Civil War.
Teacher, poet, neighborhood builder, and patriot, she challenged american citizens to make their nation the easiest it could possibly turn into in its values and literature. you can find your self rooting for the not likely triumph of this advanced lady on her trips “from sea to shining sea.”
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