Historian janet wallach writes an immensely detailed biography of her life desert queen the extraordinary life of gertrude bell adventurer adviser to kings ally of lawrence of arabia. Not done yet reading howell simultaneously with janet wallachs desert queen so happy to have found the two biographies of gertrude bell done ten years apart one illuminating the other so well and different pictures to look at. Desert queen as timely as todays headlines plucks gertrude bell out of the shadow of lawrence of arabia the boston globe wallach has done an outstanding job of bringing gertrude bell to life the dallas morning news. Desert queen the extraordinary life of gertrude bell adventurer adviser to kings ally of lawrence of arabia is the life story of noted englishwoman gertrude bell gertrude is born in washington hall county durham england on july 14 1868 to extremely wealthy parents hugh and mary bell. Desert queen the extraordinary life of gertrude bell adventurer adviser to kings ally of lawrence of arabia read description turning away from the privileged world of the eminent victorians gertrude bell 1868 1926 explored mapped and excavated the world of the arabs
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