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Elinor Langer discusses her book "Josephine Herbst"

BROADCAST: Sep. 12, 1984 | DURATION: 00:53:21

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In the book, "Josephine Herbst", Elinor Langer was saddened to learn that Herbst was unhappy with her life. In a way, this puzzled Langer because she found Josephine Herbst's writings about the Great Depression, The Spanish Civil War and the Farmer's Rebellion to be riveting and true to life.