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A history of the world in 21 women: a personal selection

A history of the world in 21 women: a personal selection

Murray, Jenni, 1950- author

They led while others followed. They stood up and spoke out when no one else would. They broke the mould in art, journalism and politics. Each fought, in her own way, for change. 'A History of the World in 21 Women' celebrates the lives, struggles and achievements of women who have had a profound impact on the shaping of our world. Jenni's 21 are: Joan of Arc, Artemisia Gentileschi, Angela Merkel, Benazir Bhutto, Hillary Clinton, Coco Chanel, Empress Dowager Cixi, Catherine the Great, Clara Schumann, Hatshepsut, Wangari Maathai, Golda Meir, Frida Kahlo, Toni Morrison, Margaret Atwood, Isabella of Castile, Cathy Freeman, Anna Politkovskaya, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Madonna, and Marie Curie

Paperback, Large print, Book. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print Books, 2019
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    30131045443824 920.72 Large print adult non fiction Due back 19th December


Statement of responsibility: Jenni Murray
ISBN: 1528878485, 9781528878487
Note: Standard print edition originally published: London: Oneworld, 2018.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: 336 pages (large print) : illustrations (black and white)
Subject: Large type books.; General.; Women History.; World history.