The Secret History of Wonder Woman (USED)

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The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore (ISBN - 9780385354042)

(USED) Very good condition.

"Like every other superhero, Wonder Woman has a secret identity.  Unlike every other superhero, she also has a secret history.

Harvard historian and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore has uncovered an astonishing trove of documents, including the never-before-seen private papers of William Moulton Marston, Wonder Woman's creator.  Beginning in his undergraduate years at Harvard, Marstone was influenced by early suffragists and feminists...

In the 1920s, Marston and his wife, Sadie Elizabeth Holloway, brought into their home Olive Byrne...

The Secret History of Wonder Woman is a tour de force of intellectual and cultural history."