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Author McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-

Title Girls who rocked the world 2 : heroines from Harriet Tubman to Mia Hamm / by Michelle Roehm ; illustrations by Jerry McCann.

Imprint Milwaukee, WI : Gareth Stevens Pub., c2000.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 920 MCCA    Available
Description 152 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Girls know best
Note Originally published: Hillsboro, Or. : Beyond Words Pub., 2000.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 151) and index.
Contents Hatchepsut (Pharaoh) -- Trung sisters (Warrior queens) -- Laura Bassi (Physicist) -- Elisabeth Vigee-Le Brun (Painter) -- Pop-pank (Survivor) -- Bronte sisters (Authors) -- Clara Schumann (Pianist/Composer) -- Harriet Tubman (Abolitionist) -- Florence Nightingale (Nurse) -- Margaret Knight (Inventor) -- Anna Pavlova (Ballerina) -- Coco Chanel (Fashion designer) -- Eleanor Roosevelt (Activist/United Nations delegate) -- Mary Pickford (Actress/Producer) -- Golda Meir (Prime minister) -- Marian Anderson (Singer) -- Sonja Henie (Olympic figure skater/Actress) -- Eva "Evita" Peron (Actress/Politician) -- Night witches (WWII fighter pilots) -- Oprah Winfrey (Actress/Producer) -- Rigoberta Menchu (Political activist) -- Maya Lin (Architect) -- Lynn Hill (Rock climber) -- Mia Hamm (Soccer star) -- Lauryn Hill (Singer/Songwriter/Producer) -- Kory Johnson (Environmental activist) -- Jennifer Fletcher (Concert promoter) -- Nicole McLaren (Web delegate) -- Alexandra Nechita (Painter) -- Charlotte Church (Singer).
Subject Girls -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women heroes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Heroes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author McCann, Jerry, ill.
Added Title Girls who rocked the world two
ISBN 0836826736

 
    
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