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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Homosexuality, Male -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementby Seymour Kleinberg.
LC ClassificationsHQ76.2.U5 K54
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 256 p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4106900M
ISBN 100312018576
LC Control Number80021648

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Alienation of Affection is a true story of Gertrude Gibson Patterson's life that reads like fiction. Using newspaper accounts, diaries and other research Hardaway paints the background that leads a beautiful woman to kill her husband. A much underrated book, Haraway's research is thorough and makes Gerty's life leap from the pages/5. Alienated Affections offers an overall picture of this phenomenon, richly illustrated by the experiences of individuals. Click on the price to find out more about a book. New books: 1 - 27 of Alienated Affections is Leah Leneman's freshest and most fascinating work yet. Leneman has put together fascinating material, and written a very interesting book. -- Jenny Wormald This vivid and lively study by the late Leah Leneman has all the strengths of her pioneering work in women's history and Scottish social history over the last twelve years. Do not send my book to your adult alienated child. This isn’t just a waste of time and money. It is actually a very bad idea. Think about it. If your child (and I use the child to mean someone you helped to raise even if that person is now an adult) is alienated from you.