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Author Lawrence, Sandra (Vocalist), author.

Title Anthology of amazing women : trailblazers who dared to be different / written by Sandra Lawrence ; illustrated by Nathan Collins.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Little Bee Books, 2018.


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 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 920 LAW    DUE 12-18-19
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Edition Little bee books edition.
First edition.
Description 128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
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Note Subtitle from front cover.
Summary From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.
Contents Introduction -- Women in art. Lee Miller ; Georgia O'Keeffe ; Frida Kahlo ; Yayoi Kusama ; Edmonia Lewis -- Women in history. Nellie Bly ; Nakano Takeko ; Jeanne Baret ; Aud the Deep-Minded ; Sojourner Truth ; Elizabeth I ; Ana Nzinga ; Hatshepsut -- Women in politics. Eleanor of Aquitaine ; Rani of Jhansi ; Emmeline Pankhurst ; Simone de Beauvoir ; Voila Desmond ; Malala Yousafzai -- Women in science. Mary Anning ; Valentina Tereshkova ; Rita Levi-Montalcini ; Chien-Shiung Wu ; Elena Cornaro Piscopia ; Mary Jackson ; Nettie Stevens ; Stephanie Kwolek -- Women in sports. Serena Williams ; Kathrine Switzer ; Marta Vieira da Silva ; Yani Tseng ; Robina Muqimyar -- Women in music, film, and TV. Beyoncé ; Aretha Franklin ; Fanny Mendelssohn ; Lea Salonga ; Nora Ephron ; Oprah Winfrey ; Hedy Lamarr ; Gurinder Chadha -- Women in literature. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ; J. K. Rowling ; Tove Jansson ; Maya Angelou ; Mary Wollstonecraft ; Gabriela Mistral -- Women in business. Madam C.J. Walker ; Sheryl Sandberg ; Anita Roddick ; Margaret Hardenbroeck Philipse -- Epilogue -- Glossary.
Subject Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Women -- History.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Collins, Nathan, illustrator.
Added Title Amazing women
ISBN 9781499806908 (hardcover)
1499806906 (hardcover)

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