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By Deborah Pollack

Marie Boozer (1846 - 1908) was once a gorgeous, magnificent, and infamous strawberry blonde who confirmed a striking lifestyles. in particular, she used to be human-complete with foibles and attributes past the stereotypical belief held by means of the general public. undesirable Scarlett: the intense lifetime of the infamous Southern attractiveness Marie Boozer is her first full-length biography and divulges the real, redemptive tale of a tender belle from South Carolina who remodeled right into a scandalous divorcée in long island and London, a Paris courtesan defying police authority, and eventually a countess and international citizen-while her part sisters raised households in pioneer Florida.

"A expert historian and ingenious author, Deborah C. Pollack has changed part truths and prejudices with an entire, exhaustively researched biography of Marie Boozer's existence. Pollack additionally has recued los angeles Boozer from one hundred fifty years of calumny, smirking innuendos, and insipid scholarship by the hands of misplaced reason zealots, potboiler novelist, and pop-culture historians. The real-life Marie Boozer had a personality that was once braver, extra self sufficient, and much grander than any of the legends approximately her." -Alexander Moore, historian of South Carolina

"Marie Boozer used to be a liberated girl for her time and lived a fascinating and interesting lifestyles with many trials and tribulations. In a well-written biography, Deborah Pollack's large learn to correct the wrongs approximately Marie Boozer's lifestyles is amazing. I loved the connection among her sister Ethland Feaster Wilson and different kin at LaGrange, Florida." - Rosalie Foster, historian and president, North Brevard historical past Foundation

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