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Jessica Mitford

Jessica Mitford (1917-1996) was an English author, journalist and political campaigner.

From A Fine Old Conflict

In the following excerpt from her memoir A Fine Old Conflict (1977), Jessica Mitford describes her life in postwar Oakland, where she and her husband Bob Treuhaft raised a family and became active in left-wing politics.

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The Brooklyn Rail

NOV 2019

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