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|Material Type:||Fiction, Primary school|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jane Yolen; Susan Guevara; Silver Whistle Books.
|Notes:||Baldwin Library copy signed by the author.|
|Description:||xii, 116 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||Atalanta the huntress (Greece) --
Nana Miriam (Nigeria) --
Fitcher's bird (Germany) --
The girl and the puma (Argentina) --
Li Chi slays the serpent (China) --
Brave Woman counts coup (United States, White River Sioux) --
Pretty Penny (United States, Ozark Mountains) --
Burd Janet (Scotland) --
Mizilca (Romania) --
The pirate princess (Poland, Jewish) --
The samurai maiden (Japan) --
Bradamante (France) --
Molly Whuppie (England) --
An open letter to Nana --
Notes on the stories.
|Responsibility:||collected and told by Jane Yolen ; with illustrations by Susan Guevara.|
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In Not One Damsel in Distress, Jane Yolen adapts and retells thirteen stories about brave, clever, heroic women from countries around the world. Yolen's introduction, “An Open Letter to My Daughter and Granddaughters,”...
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