Uppity Women of Medieval Times

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Fine Communications, Apr 1, 1998 - Humor - 256 pages
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The author of "Uppity Women of Ancient Times" makes history sizzle once again with insightful and witty portraits and accounts of women, notorious, courageous, and unusual who both defined and defied their times. Exceptionally researched and irresistibly entertaining, "Uppity Women of Medieval Times" gives readers a feminist--and humorous--perspective on little-known great women of history. NPR underwriting in San Francisco & New York.

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User Review  - Heta Rae - Goodreads

It was interesting, but I really wish it had citations so that it would be easier to find out more about some of them. Seems like a wonderful book for inspiration to start historical fiction stories. Read full review

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User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

Vicky Leon's greatest strength is that she doesn't take history too seriously. Her weakness is that she may not take it seriously at all. Readers of her previous Uppity Women book will recognize her ... Read full review

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Varla Ventura is the author of "The Book of the Bizarre" and "Beyond Bizarre", and a lover of all things strange, freaky, and terrifying. She is the curator of the Weiser Magical Creatures and Paranormal Parlor series of e-books. Visit her at "varlaventura.wordpress.com".

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