Read Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly by Sue Macy Free Online


Ebook Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly by Sue Macy read! Book Title: Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly
The author of the book: Sue Macy
City - Country: No data
Loaded: 2107 times
Reader ratings: 7.6
Edition: National Geographic Children's Books
Date of issue: October 13th 2009
ISBN: 1426305133
ISBN 13: 9781426305139
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 597 KB

Read full description of the books:



Bylines is the latest title from award-winning biographer Sue Macy. Nellie Bly was a pioneering American journalist who lived by the belief that "Energy rightly applied and directed will accomplish anything." This credo took her from humble origins in Cochran’s Mill, Pennsylvania, a town named after her father, to the most exotic cities around the globe by the time she was 25.

Nellie Bly was born Elizabeth Jane Cochran in 1864, in an age when many women led unassuming lives. Her life would make people sit up and take notice: When she wasn’t making history herself, she was writing about others who did. Rarely has anyone left a more detailed record of her place in the world than Nellie Bly. In a very public life, she shared her feelings and opinions through her writing and embraced the struggles of all classes of Americans who were fighting for their rights.

The story of the two decades before and after the turn of the 20th century was her story, and she wrote with a powerful pen. Her "stunt journalism" included getting herself committed to an insane asylum for women and circling the globe in a mere 72 days. She profiled leaders from Susan B. Anthony to Eugene V. Debs, exposed corruption, and offered her readers a travelogue that expanded their horizons, even as it made the world a little smaller.

Her words live on even now, and Sue Macy’s masterful biography invites young readers into Nellie Bly’s America, a country at a time of great growth and social change.


Download Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF
Download Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly ERUB Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF
Download Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly DOC Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF
Download Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly TXT Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF



Read information about the author

Ebook Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly read Online!


Reviews of the Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly


OWEN

Put it on the toilet paper! or the fireplace!

STANLEY

The book has disappointed, little new, lots of water!

PHOEBE

When you regret the book ends!

ZACHARY

Interesting and nontrivial story

DARCEY

He does not stop applaud author and his works.




Add a comment




Download EBOOK Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly by Sue Macy Online free

PDF: bylines-a-photobiography-of-nellie-bly.pdf Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly PDF
ERUB: bylines-a-photobiography-of-nellie-bly.epub Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly ERUB
DOC: bylines-a-photobiography-of-nellie-bly.doc Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly DOC
TXT: bylines-a-photobiography-of-nellie-bly.txt Bylines: A Photobiography of Nellie Bly TXT