Tallulah Bankhead
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‘Flappers’ details life in the lively, roaring ‘20s

Tallulah Bankhead
Actress Tallulah Bankhead is one of the women covered in “Flappers,” a book that details the lives of forward-thinking women of the 1920s. (NBC Television / Getty Images)
Josephine Baker
Singer and dancer Josephine Baker’s rise to fame is documented in “Flappers.” (Hulton Archive / Getty Images)
Nancy Cunard
Steamship heiress Nancy Cunard appears in “Flappers” as a rebellious woman during this era, a writer who served as inspiration for characters in novels by D.H. Lawrence and Evelyn Waugh.  (Keystone-France / Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)
Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald
Zelda Fitzgerald, a writer who also played muse to F. Scott Fitzgerald during their time together, is profiled in “Flappers.” (Hulton Archive / Getty Images)
Tamara de Lempicka
Tamara de Lempicka is depicted as a difficult yet talented artist whose paintings fell out of popularity but were again sought after in the 1970s. The cover of “Flappers” is a De Lempicka self-portrait. (Imagno / Getty Images)
Lady Diana Cooper
An aristocratic Englishwoman, Lady Diana Cooper often went against her parents’ wishes, enlisting as a nurse in the Volunteer Aid Department in World War I before becoming an actress. (Apic / Getty Images)
Author Sarah Mackrell and the cover of her book, “Flappers.” (Sarah Crichton Books)