Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott

The Woman Behind Little Women

DVD - 2010
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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.
Publisher: Lexington, MA : Nancy Porter Productions, [2010]
Edition: DVD edition Widescreen.
Branch Call Number: 920 AL19
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.


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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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