Portrait of the Author as a Historian

Lee, Alexander
September 2016
History Today;Sep2016, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p54
The article profiles Penelope Fitzgerald, an author and historian who was born on December 17, 1916 and died on April 28, 2000. Topics discussed include her attitude towards writing the past in her historical novels, rejection of the positivism of the early 20th century and some of her novels are "Innocence" and "Human Voices."


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