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The Kindness of Strangers

Salka Viertel

Salka Viertel’s autobiography tells of a brilliant, creative, and well-connected woman’s pilgrimage through the darkest years of the twentieth century, a journey that would take her from a remote province of the Austro-Hungarian Empire to Hollywood. The Kindness of Strangers is, to quote the New Yorker writer S. N. Behrman, “a very rich book. It pr...
Publish Date
2019
January 22
First Published in 1969
Goodreads rating
4.12
ISBN
9781681372747
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 02, 2021
@nikcij @baddestmamajama I’m going out on a limb here but if you like the ex pat perspective on America and are also moderately interested in show business THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS also published by @nyrbclassics is a book i would recommend highly      source