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Author Cordery, Stacy A.

Title Juliette Gordon Low [text (large print)] : the remarkable founder of the Girl Scouts / Stacy A. Cordery.

Imprint Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Large Type, Non-Fiction    LT 92 LOW,J COR    Available
Edition Large print ed.
Description 677 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Thorndike Press large print biography
Thorndike Press large print biography series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Born at the start of the Civil War, Juliette Gordon Low grew up in Georgia restless in the life of a good Southern belle. "Daisy" married a British aristocrat and moved to England. Ultimately betrayed by her husband, Daisy was dissatisfied by the aimlessness of privileged life. Her search for a greater purpose ended when she met Robert Baden-Powell, adventurer, war hero, and founder of the Boy Scouts. Daisy aimed to do the same for young girls.
Subject Low, Juliette Gordon, 1860-1927.
Girl Scouts of the United States of America -- Biography.
Girl Scouts -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781410447784 (hbk.)
1410447782 (hbk.)

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