In England in 1815, a married woman was "of one body" with her husband. They were legally one person, and that person was the man. With drama and passion, Amanda Scott brings that premise to shocking and--to most American women of the 1990's--virtually unimaginable life.
Published as a historical romance, this book transcends genre. If you have any interest in women's history of the period, then pick up DANGEROUS ILLUSIONS, and experience not just a great historian, but a true storyteller who knows how to keep you turning the pages right to the very end.