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Regions of the Heart: The Triumph and Tragedy of Alison Hargreaves

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  • Publication Year: 2001

Regions of the Heart: The Triumph and Tragedy of Alison Hargreaves, by David Rose and Ed Douglas (National Geographic Press, $25), is an important biography that seeks to set the record straight about Hargreaves—her drive, her status as a professional, and her responsibility as a parent. Rose and Douglas are simultaneously objective and sympathetic in their telling of her complex life’s story.

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