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Ten Days In a Mad-House: Illustrated



Ten Days In a Mad-House (1887) by Nellie Bly. Nellie Bly, whose given name was Elizabeth Jane Cochran, was a pio-neer of investigative journalism. She died in 1922. Of her many expose assignments for Joseph Pulitzer’s NEW YORK WORLD, her voluntary (and undercover) journey into the “lunatic asylum” on Blackwell’s (now Roosevelt) Island is perhaps the most well known. In previous chapters of the series, she has (without much difficulty) fooled various doctors and authorities into deeming her…

10 Days In A Madhouse Annotated

ISBN 10 : 9781629174549
ISBN 13 : 1629174548

In 1887, an ambitious journalist named Nellie Bly went on an undercover assignment to disclose the mistreatment of women at the Women's Lunatic Asylum on Blackwell's Island. The st..


Ten Days In A Mad House

ISBN 10 : 9781849895316
ISBN 13 : 1849895317

This is the true story of reporter Nellie Bly, who pretends to be insane, and manages to get herself committed into an insane asylum in the USA. This revised second digital edition..


Ten Days In A Mad House

ISBN 10 : 9781105814365
ISBN 13 : 110581436X

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Ten Days A Madwoman

ISBN 10 : 9781101616871
ISBN 13 : 1101616873

Work for a New York newspaper Fall in love Marry a millionaire Change the world Young Nellie Bly had ambitious goals, especially for a woman at the end of the nineteenth century, w..


Six Months In Mexico Illustrated Edition

ISBN 10 : 1406860069
ISBN 13 : 9781406860061

In 1885, aged 21, Bly travelled to Mexico as a foreign correspondent spending half a year reporting on the lives and customs of the Mexican people. Her dispatches were published in..


Bylines

ISBN 10 : 9781426305139
ISBN 13 : 1426305133

The life story of this daring news reporter, globetrotter, and advocate for women's rights is presented chronologically from birth to death...


Nellie Bly

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015032879325
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A portrait of the pioneer of investigative journalism recounts her daring exploits--such as feigning insanity in order to get herself committed to a lunatic asylum so she could exp..


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