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Women in the Renaissance

Author: Theresa Huntley
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., ©2010.
Series: Renaissance world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Women in the Renaissance investigates how women struggled for identity, influence, power, and recognition in a society dominated by men. Most were forced to serve their husbands and rulers or give themselves to the Church, but a few became wealthy, educated, and famous. Eventually women gained some status in society.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Huntley
ISBN: 9780778746188 0778746186 9780778745983 0778745988
OCLC Number: 320433356
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations chiefly color ; 29 cm.
Contents: The renaissance --
Women's appearance --
Education --
Marriage --
Motherhood --
Widows --
Women at home --
Women at work --
Women in the church --
Female saints --
Extraordinary women --
Artists and writers --
Women in poetry and art --
Women who ruled.
Series Title: Renaissance world.
Responsibility: Theresa Huntley.

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Women in the Renaissance investigates how women struggled for identity, influence, power, and recognition in a society dominated by men. Most were forced to serve their husbands and rulers or give themselves to the Church, but a few became wealthy, educated, and famous. Eventually women gained some status in society.

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Excellent graphics and easy to read text

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-14) Very Good Permalink

This colorful book will give students a good idea of what it was like to be a woman during the renaissance.  It includes a glossary and an index. Excellent graphics and easy to read text. 

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