A History of the World in 21 Women

A History of the World in 21 Women

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They led while others followed. They stood up and spoke out when no one else would. They broke the mould in art, journalism and politics. Each fought, in her own way, for change. 'A History of the World in 21 Women' celebrates the lives, struggles and achievements of women who have had a profound impact on the shaping of our world.
Contents: Pharaoh Hatshepsut
Joan of Arc
Isabella of Castile
Artemisia Gentileschi
Catherine the Great
Clara Schumann
Dowager Empress Cixi
Marie Curie
Coco Chanel
Golda Meir
Frida Kahlo
Sirimavo Bandaranaike
Toni Morrison
Margaret Eleanor Atwood
Wangari Maathai
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Benazir Bhutto
Angela Merkel
Madonna Louise Ciccone
Anna Politkovskaya
Cathy Freeman
Publisher: London : Oneworld, 2018
Copyright Date: ©2018
Branch Call Number: 305.4209 M
Characteristics: vi, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781786074102


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