Herstory: women who changed the world
Women have long have been portrayed as sitting on the sidelines of history. Now 150 biographic sketches shed new light on such familiar figures as the Bronte sisters and Clara Barton, while revealing the rarely studied yet remarkable achievements of women warriors. Historical essays place these women in the context of their times, while sidebars highlight women's wit, wisdom, and inventions on all frontiers, from science to fashion.
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Review: Herstory : Women Who Changed The WorldUser Review - ladywallingford - Goodreads
I picked this book up originally to learn about obscure women throughout history that I didn't know existed. I knew of a good number in it but there were some that I didn't. For that reason, it did ... Read full review
Review: Herstory : Women Who Changed The WorldUser Review - Julie - Goodreads
There are a lot of women in this book that I never even heard of. But I know of some of their accomplishments. Most of these women have guts and brains. Something we were thought not to have. Some of ... Read full review
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