A Life of Her Own (Paperback)

The Transformation of a Countrywoman in 20th-Century France

By Emilie Carles, Robert Destanque, Auriel H. Goldberger (Translated by)

Penguin Books, 9780140169652, 304pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 1992

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First published in France in 1977, this autobiography vivifies the captivating Carles from her peasant origins in a tiny Alpine village through her work as a teacher, farmer, mother, feminist and political activist.