Pinkerton's Sister

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Pinkerton's Sister

By Peter Rushforth

MacAdam/Cage Publishing, Hardcover, 9781931561990, 729pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2005

It's turn of the century New York, a city bursting with new life as the old century's order makes way for the mercantile class. But in the Pinkerton household a 19th-century embarrassment remains: Alice Pinkerton--considered by neighbors as the "madwoman in the attic."