Following are some items that were mentioned during the 30 May 2013 Fieldstone Common interview with Nancy Rubin Stuart about her book Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-era Women and the Radical Men They Married.
The podcast of the interview is now available.
Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-era Women and the Radical Men They Married, published by Beacon Press, is available for purchase from Amazon.com and other booksellers.
Nancy Rubin Stuart is the author of seven books:
- Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-Era Women and the Radical Men They Married
- The Muse of the Revolution: The Secret Pen of Mercy Otis Warren and the Founding of a Nation
- The Reluctant Spiritualist: The Life of Maggie Fox
- American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post
- Isabella of Castile: The First Renaissance Queen
- The Mother Mirror: How A Generation of Women Is Changing Motherhood in America
- The New Suburban Woman: Beyond Myth and Motherhood
Defiant Brides: The Untold Story of Two Revolutionary-era Women and the Radical Men They Married is a dual biography that traces the lives of Lucy Flucker Knox who married Revolutionary War Patriot Henry Knox and Peggy Shippen Arnold who married Revolutionary War traitor, Benedict Arnold.
Beacon Press, the publisher of Defiant Brides donated two copies of the book which were provided as giveaways during the live show to listeners in Kentucky and Missouri. A big thank you to the Beacon Press for their generosity!
You can read the full story of the cookbook (as mentioned during the show) — and see pictures of Gommy in her Lopez garden and even a link to one of her recipes — on the Heirloom Registry’s blog.
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