Always Victorious Author:Maria de Strakosch Volumne 1 of a fascinating autobiography of Maria de Strakosch who lived through most of the 20th century and still lives in her 90s in California. Follow her story from childhood in pre-World War I Austria, becoming a dare-devil athlete, mountain climber, horsewoman, journalist, world traveler and fashion designer to a new life in America. Man... more »y vintage photographs. Beautiful cover and dust jacket.« less
Volume 1 of fascinating auto biography of Maria de Strakosch. Follow her life from childhood in pre-World War I Austria, becoming a dare-devil athlete, moutain climber, skiier, horsewoman, world traveler, journalist, fashion designer to a new life in America. Many beautiful vintage photographs. Beautiful hard back and dust jacket.