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Summer Author Series with Nancy Rubin Stuart
Author Nancy Rubin Stuart speaks on American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post
American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post
American Empress is a sweeping history of the dramatic life of the much-married heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post, the daughter of breakfast-cereal magnate C. W. Post and the builder of her estate Mar-A-Lago. Now in paperback, this widely acclaimed, best-selling book is the original biography of Mrs. Post and includes interviews with her relatives and friends.
As a young girl growing up in the Midwest, Marjorie Post helped ... view more »
First-edition book purchase & signing available.
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Nancy Rubin Stuart is an award-winning author and journalist who specializes in women, biography and social history. Born in Boston, Nancy graduated from Tufts University with a B.A. in English and an M.A.T. from Brown University. In 1995, Mount Vernon College, now part of Georgetown University, awarded her an honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters.
While raising children, Nancy wrote for the New York Times under the byline Nancy Rubin. That work and her experiences as a suburban wife and mother prompted her first book,The New Suburban Woman: Beyond Myth and Motherhood.
Subsequent books under that byline were The Mother Mirror: How a Generation of Women Is Changing Motherhood in America; Isabella of Castile: The First Renaissance Queen, and the best-selling American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post.
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