The Lion Desk: A Historical Novel
("This suspenseful drama is set against the background of ...)
"This suspenseful drama is set against the background of Barbados of the period; the inhuman treatment of slaves, the change, when Parliment intervened, to the apprentice system; and , finally, emancipation."
Virginia Winbourn Thomson Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, San Jose State College, 1951. Master of Arts, University of California-Berkeley, 1952. Certified secondary teacher, California Social science teacher Capuchino High School, San Bruno, California, 1952-1954, Watsonville High School, California, 1954-1987.
Saleswoman and storyteller Home Interiors, San Mateo, 1963-1964.
Teacher social science Capuchino High School, San Bruno, California, 1952—1954, Watsonville High School, 1954—1987. Saleswoman, storyteller Home Interiors, San Mateo, 1963—1964.
Member of American Association of University Women (life), National Geography Society (life), California Alumni Association (life), California Writer's Club (life), Homer Honor Society, International Poets, Phi Alpha Theta.
1952 - 1954
1954 - 1987