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Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa

Author: Michelle Roehm McCann; Amelie Welden
Publisher: New York : Aladdin ; Hillsboro, Or. : Beyond Words, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the stories of forty-six girls who were younger than twenty years of age when they changed the history of the world through amazing accomplishments.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Roehm McCann; Amelie Welden
ISBN: 9781582703619 1582703612 9781582703022 1582703027
OCLC Number: 768607324
Notes: "Portions of this work were previously published in an earlier edition of Girls Who Rocked the World and in Girls Who Rocked the World 2."
Description: viii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Hatshepsut : Pharaoh --
The Trung sisters : warrior queens --
Joan of Arc : warrior and saint --
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz : scholar and poet --
Laura Bassi : physicist --
Eliza Lucas Pinckney : agricultural entrepreneur --
Phillis Wheatley : poet --
Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun : painter --
Maria Theresia von Paradis : pianist and composer --
Sacagawea : guide and interpreter --
Mary Anning : Fossil hunter --
The Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) : authors --
Florence Nightingale : nurse --
Harriet Tubman : abolitionist --
Margaret Knight : inventor --
Anna Elizabeth Dickinson : orator, abolitionist, and suffragette --
Sarah Bernhardt : actress --
Edmonia Lewis : sculptor --
Emma Lazarus : poet --
Helen Keller : writer and advocate --
Anna Pavlova : ballerina --
Coco Chanel : fashion designer --
Bessie Smith : singer --
Irène Joliot-Curie : chemist --
Marian Anderson : singer --
Golda Meir : prime minister --
Queen Sālote Tupou III : queen --
Frida Kahlo : painter --
Mother Teresa : missionary --
Mary Leakey : archaeologist and anthropologist --
Jackie Mitchell : athlete --
Babe Didrikson Zaharias : athlete --
Indira Gandhi : prime minister --
Eva "Evita" Perón : actress and politician --
Anne Frank : diarist --
Wilma Rudolph : athlete --
The Night Witches : fighter pilots --
Temple Grandin : scientist, inventor, and advocate --
Susan Eloise (S.E.) Hinton : novelist --
Adriana Ocampo : planetary geologist --
Amatalrauf al-Sharki (Raufa Hassan) : journalist and activist --
Rigoberta Menchú : activist --
Maya Lin : architect --
Midori Goto : violinist --
Natalie Portman : actress --
Ashley Rhodes-Courter : author and advocate.
Responsibility: Michelle Roehm McCann & Amelie Welden.

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Tells the stories of forty-six girls who were younger than twenty years of age when they changed the history of the world through amazing accomplishments.

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