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Bygone Badass Broads : 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World.

Author: Mackenzi Lee; Petra Eriksson
Publisher: Cork : Abrams, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on Mackenzi Lee's popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and witty storytelling, Bygone Badass Broads gives new life to these historic female pioneers. Starting in the fifth century BC and continuing to the present, the book takes a closer look at bold  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Lee, Mackenzi.
Bygone Badass Broads : 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World.
Cork : Abrams, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mackenzi Lee; Petra Eriksson
ISBN: 9781683352334 1683352335
OCLC Number: 1022785127
Description: 1 online resource (203 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Express Xi Ling Shi --
Hatshepsut --
Agnodice --
Tru'ng Tra̐c & Tru'ng Nhị --
Queen Arawelo --
Fatima Al-Fihri --
Murasaki Shikibu --
Khutulun --
Sayyida Al-Hurra --
Mochizuki Chiyome --
Doña Ana Lezama de Urinza & Doña Eustaquia de Sonza --
Lady Margaret Cavendish --
King Christina of Sweden --
Julie d'Aubigny --
Sybilla Masters --
Sybil Ludington --
Anne Lister --
Ching Shih --
Mary Anning --
Mary Seacole --
Frederike Mandelbaum --
Lakshmibai, the Rani of Jhansi --
Stagecoach Mary Fields --
Isabella Stewart Gardner --
Emily Warren Roebling --
Buffalo Calf Road Woman --
Mary Bowser & Bet Van Lew --
Marie Duval --
Fannie Farmer --
Juliette Gordon Low --
Annie Jump Cannon --
Clelia Duel Mosher --
Sarah Breedlove --
Edith Garrud --
Emmy Noether --
Alice Ball --
Dorothy Arzner --
Nwanyeruwa --
Rukmini Devi Arundale --
Mariya Oktyabrskaya --
Irene Sendler --
Ursula Nordstrom --
Elvira de la Furnte Chaudoir --
Jackie Mitchell --
Noor Inayat Khan --
Fanny Blankers-Koen --
Kumander Liwayway --
Azucena Villaflor --
Angela Morley --
Maria Tallchief --
The Mirabal sisters --
Lorraine Hansberry.
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