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The White Morning

A Novel of the Power of the German Women in Wartime

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Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 33,708 / 103 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 55.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 857
Added to site: 2004.11.14 9161

Will German Women Stop the War? Gertrude Atherton answers this question in her stirring novel of the German Revolution that may come...Based on a startling idea, with an intense love interest, and told as only Gertrude Atherton could tell it--it's a story that everyone thinking about the War will want to read.

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tains; and then, robust, and on a meager income, she went to Munich to attend the lectures on art and literature and to perfect herself in French and English. She took a small room in an old tower near the Frauenkirche and lived the students' life, probably the freest of any city in the world. She dropped her title and name lest she be barred from that socialistic community as well as discovered by horrified relatives, and called herself Gisela Döring. After she had taken her degree she passed a month in Berlin with her mother, who already had established a salon, but she was determined to support herself and see the world at the same time. Herr Doktor Meyers found her a position as governess with a wealthy American patient, and, under her assumed name, she sailed immediately for New York.

The Bolands had a house in upper Fifth Avenue and others at Newport, Aiken and Bar Harbor; and when not occupying these stations were in Europe or southern California. The two little girls passed the summer at B



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