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Amazing Australian women : twelve women who shaped history

Author: Pamela Freeman; Sophie Beer
Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Lothian Children's Books, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Meet twelve amazing Australian women who have changed the world, in small ways and large. Some of them are world famous, like Annette Kellerman and Nellie Melba. Some of them are famous in Australia, like Mary Reibey and Edith Cowan. All of them deserve to be famous and admired. These women are the warriors who paved the way for the artists, business owners, scientists, singers, politicians, actors, sports  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Freeman; Sophie Beer
ISBN: 9780734418456 0734418450 9780734418463 0734418469
OCLC Number: 1030754054
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: written by Pamela Freeman ; illustrated by Sophie Beer.

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Meet twelve amazing Australian women who have changed the world, in small ways and large. Some of them are world famous, like Annette Kellerman and Nellie Melba. Some of them are famous in Australia, like Mary Reibey and Edith Cowan. All of them deserve to be famous and admired. These women are the warriors who paved the way for the artists, business owners, scientists, singers, politicians, actors, sports champions, adventurers, activists and innovators of Australia today. The featured women are: Mary Reibey, convict and businesswoman Tarenore, Indigenous resistance fighter Mary Lee, suffragist Nellie Melba, opera singer Edith Cowan, politician Tilly Aston, teacher, writer and disability activist Rose Quong, actress, lecturer and writer Elizabeth Kenny, nurse and medical innovator Annette Kellerman, swimmer and movie star Lores Bonney, aviation pioneer Emily Kame Kngwarreye, artist Ruby Payne-Scott, scientist.

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