This “richly textured biography” (Chicago Tribune) inspired the mesmerizing documentary, Letters from Baghdad, soon to air on public television.
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DESERT QUEEN: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell--Adventurer, Adviser to Kings, Ally of Lawrence of ArabiaUser Review - Kirkus
The life of Gertrude Bell (18681926)—bluestocking, Oxfordian, orientalist—told in mind-addling detail by Wallach (coauthor, The New Palestinians, 1992, etc.). This biography of Bell—Britain's woman ... Read full review
Desert queen: the extraordinary life of Gertrude Bell, adventurer, adviser to kings, ally of Lawren ce of ArabiaUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Anyone familiar with T.E. Lawrence is at least acquainted with the name Gertrude Bell. Almost 20 years older than Lawrence, from a wealthy Victorian family, Bell traveled alone with local Arabs ... Read full review