Books by Hannah Pakula

Released: Nov. 3, 2009

"A winning combination of measured, balanced research and critical evaluation—the definitive account of an important figure in 20th-century Chinese politics."
An ambitious, timely biography of Soong May-ling (1897-2003), better known as Madame Chiang Kai-shek. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

In a prodigiously researched biography of Queen Victoria's eldest daughter, Pakula (The Last Romantic, 1985) draws a portrait of an intelligent and progressive Englishwoman at odds with the chauvinist imperial court of Bismarckian Germany. Read full book review >