Carole Bache

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Caroline Bache McMahon, known by her pen name Carol Bache (February 17, 1889 – 1950),[1] was an American writer. Carol worked for United States Military Intelligence Division in Japan for 14 years,[2] and wrote a book about her experience of Japanese culture, Paradox Isle (Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1943).[3] She also published stories in the Atlantic Monthly.[1]

In 1945, she was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for fiction.[4]


  1. ^ a b Gulliver, Katrina (2012). Modern Women in China and Japan: Gender, Feminism and Global Modernity Between the Wars. I.B. Tauris. pp. 98–112. ISBN 1848859392. 
  2. ^ Treat, Payson J. (September 1944). "Paradox Isle. By Carol Bache". Pacific Historical Review. 13 (3): 341–341. doi:10.2307/3635981. 
  3. ^ "(article title unknown)". Saturday review of literature, Volume 27, Part 1. Time Inc. 1944. Retrieved 25 September 2011. CAROLE BACHE'S "Paradise Isle" i Knopf) contains interesting sidelights on Japanese customs. 
  4. ^ "Caroline Bache McMahon". John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. Retrieved 2017-04-14.