"It wasn't anything sudden. It was my attitude toward work that made Gotham Book Mart a success. I felt that writers were very important and I wanted to do all I could for them." Frances Steloff -- Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Shaped our Times, by Lynn Gilbert This is one of 42 oral biographies of the pioneering women of the 20th Century.
PARTICULAR PASSIONS recounts the rich oral histories of pioneering women of the twentieth century from the arts and sciences, athletics and law, mathematics and politics.
We share their journeys as they pursue successful paths with intelligence and determination, changing the world for the millions of women and men who were inspired by them.