Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott

The Woman Behind Little Women

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Filmed on location at many places actually frequented by the real persons portrayed and featuring a script written from primary sources, this documentary tells the life story of American author Louisa May Alcott, chronicling her efforts to rescue her family from poverty and find wealth, fame, and happiness for herself. Includes animations and commentary from Alcott scholars, novelist Geraldine Brooks, and the "literary sleuths" who uncovered Alcott's lost thrillers.
ISBN: 9781627893923
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,region 1,rda
widescreen,24 fps,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1,rda
digital,optical,stereo,Dolby Digital 2.0,rda
4 3/4 in.,rda
1 videodisc (approximately 84 minutes) : sound, color with black & white sequences ; 4 3/4 in


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A lively biography of an independent woman with ideas ahead of her time who supported her impoverished family by writing romantic fiction and creating some of the most beloved characters in American literature.

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Feb 15, 2014

Intriguing and an interesting documenatry about the life of Louisa Alcott, the Author of many books,including "Little Women".. She also wrote under the pseudonym, and not all her published works were found or known..


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