Lucia St. Clair Robson is an American historical novelist. She was married to science fiction novelist Brian Daley.
Lucia St. Last Train from Cuernavaca - inspired by two very different women, one Zapotec and one English, who participated in the Mexican Revolution. Shadow Patriots - The story of a group that spied for George Washington, including a woman known only as "355". Ghost Warrior - The story of the Apaches and Lozen, revered warrior and shaman. Ride the Wind - Cynthia Ann Parker's life with the Comanches. Clair Robson. Lucia St. After the execution of her father, the young and beautiful Lady Asano is in grave danger from the powerful Lord Kira. Here, at last, is the compelling story of Lozen, known as the Apache Joan of Arc. When the US Army tries to drive the Chiricahua Apaches from their homeland, Lozen fights alongside Cochise, Geronimo, and Victorio in defense of her people. Mexico’s landed aristocracy, members of the foreign community, wealthy tourists, and young army officers with their wives flock to the Colonial.
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Powerful and inspiring. See a Problem? We’d love your help. Clair Robson served two years in the Peace Corps, then worked as a teacher and librarian in Brooklyn, NY, Japan, South Carolina, and Arizona before moving to Maryland. After writing novels about the Comanches, the Cherokees, Seminoles and Japanese, she decided to write about her own people: Anglicans. Библиографические данные. Clair Robson has written an epic novel. Ghost Warrior evokes the life of a Native American woman who at last, and rightfully so, takes her place in history. The characters are memorably drawn, the narrative resonates with the truth of time and place, and Lozen, warrior and shaman, leads her people in the valiant fight against injustice late into the night. -Matt Braun, Spur Award-winning author of The Kincaids and winner of the Cowboy Spirit Award
Lucia St. They acknowledge her right to become the daimyō of her lands (which were in current day Kumamoto) after her husband died. I didn't intend to be a novelist, but life is what happens when you're making other plans . Later powerful female figures were more restricted in terms of actual fighting, by Confucianist philosophies imported from China, which regarded woman as inferior beings.
At last the boatload of hopeless and hopefuls arrives in Mary's Landa half-wild, haphazardly planted settlement. On hand to greet the Brents are the worn, gentlemanly governor Calvert and his sheriff, irreverent Robert Vaughan, who will become Margaret's fast friend.
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Mary's Land brings the old pages of history to life and makes the people live and breathe - Another of Lucia St. Clair Robson's "can't put down books" - and as soon as I've finished I want more - her facts are always correct an. . Clair Robson's "can't put down books" - and as soon as I've finished I want more - her facts are always correct and she has a wonderful feel for putting them into words that create pictures in the soul. com User, January 30, 1998. I am an avid reader of historical biographies both fictional and non fictional. I found this book to be a treasure trove of information and details of live in a very young America. If you want to get a feel for the type of people that started this country this is a must read book. Clair Robson was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and raised in South Florida. She has been a Peace Corps volunteer in Venezuela and a teacher in a disadvantaged neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. She has also lived in Japan, South Carolina, and Arizona
Lucia St. She has also lived in Japan, South Carolina, and Arizona. After earning her master's degree in Library Science at Florida State University, Ms. Robson worked as a public librarian in Annapolis, Maryland. She is the author of the historical novels Mary's Land, Light a Distant Fire, Ride the Wind, The Tokaido Road, and Walk in My Soul. Today Lucia St. Clair Robson lives near Annapolis.