By Edward Bok
EDWARD BOK (1863-1930), American Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, used to be born in Den Helder, The Netherlands, and got here to the USA in 1869. He edited the women domestic magazine for 30 years. in the course of that point, it grew to become the 1st journal to arrive a million subscribers. Bok additionally wrote books resembling Successward and the USA provide Me an opportunity. He validated a few civic courses and awards, together with the yankee Peace Award, the Harvard ads Awards, and the Philadelphia Commission.
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This Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiography charmingly chronicles the lifetime of Edward Bok, the longtime editor of the women domestic magazine and a famous philanthropist. Bok wrote of his eventful lifestyles, "Every lifestyles has a few curiosity and importance; mine, might be, a unique one. right here used to be a bit Dutch boy unceremoniously set down in the US not able to make himself understood or maybe to grasp what people have been asserting; his schooling used to be tremendous restricted, essentially negligible; and but, by means of curious decree of destiny, he used to be destined to jot down, for a interval of years, to the most important physique of readers ever addressed by way of an American editor.
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