Uppity Women of Medieval Times

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Fine Communications, Apr 1, 1998 - Humor - 256 pages
24 Reviews
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 and New York.

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User Review  - Samantha - Goodreads

A very informative and intriguing book on the lives of unconventional women in Medieval times. I enjoyed the author's quick wit and satiric style of writing - yet most of the time found it too forced ... Read full review

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User Review  - Miranda Haley - Goodreads

Great quick book! Introduced to it by a women's studies professor who would read a story at the begin of each class to inspire and keep things light. Several of the obscure characters have promoted me to do further reading. 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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