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The Resource Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world, Ann Shen

Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world, Ann Shen

Label
Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world
Title
Bad girls throughout history
Title remainder
100 remarkable women who changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Ann Shen
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The 100 revolutionary women featured in this illustrated book were bad in the best sense of the word: they challenged the status quo and changed the rules for those who followed. From ancient times through present day, from pirates to artists, scientists to spies, these courageous women achieved unprecedented feats and left a permanent mark on human history."--back cover
  • "Bad Girls Throughout History features some of the fiercest women of all time - the famous, the infamous, and the ones you haven't even heard of yet. Explore the notable works, impressive feats, and striking portraits of these wild women from around the globe who challenged the status quo"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world, Ann Shen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Lillith -- Tomyris -- Cleopatra -- Boudica -- Empress Wu Zetian -- Lady Godiva -- Khutulun -- Jeanne de Belleville -- Joan of Arc -- Grace O'Malley -- Queen Elizabeth I -- Artemisia Gentileschi -- Aphra Behn -- Catherine the Great -- Abigail Adams -- Marie Antoinette -- Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun -- Ching Shih -- Jane Austen -- Sojourner Truth -- Anna Atkins -- Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Ada Lovelace -- Maria Mitchell -- Susan B. Anthony -- Florence Nightingale -- Anita Garibaldi -- Elizabeth Blackwell -- Harriet Tubman -- Amalia Eriksson -- Belva Lockwood -- Annie Edson Taylor -- Fannie Farmer -- Annie Oakley -- Edith Wharton -- Nellie Bly -- Beatrix Potter -- Madam C.J. Walker -- Marie Curie -- Alice Guy-Blache -- Mata Hari -- Lilian Bland -- Margaret Sanger -- Helen Keller -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Georgia O'Keefe -- Elsa Schiaparelli -- Mary Pickford -- Mae West -- Martha Graham -- Edith Head -- Amelia Earhart -- Tallulah Bankhead -- Norma Shearer -- Anais Nin -- Diana Vereeland -- Anna May Wong -- Josephine Baker -- Rachel Carson -- Carmen Miranda -- Bonnie Parker -- Mary Blair -- Gypsy Rose Lee -- Lucille Ball -- Julia Child -- Rosa Parks -- Hedy Lamarr -- Billie Holiday -- Iva Toguri D'Aquino -- Phyllis Diller -- Sister Corita Kent -- Eva Peron -- Betty Friedan -- Helen Gurley Brown -- Dorothy Dandridge -- Bettie Page -- Margaret Thatcher -- Christine Jorgensen -- Coretta Scott King -- Ruth Westheimer -- Maya Angelou -- Barbara Walters -- Marlene Sanders -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- Gloria Steinem -- Mary Quant -- Valentina Tereshkova -- Judy Blume -- Junko Tabei -- Nora Ephron -- Angela Davis -- Dolly Parton -- Sally Ride -- Diana Nyad -- Oprah -- Joan Jett -- Madonna -- Tina Fey -- Selena -- Malala Yousafzai
Control code
ocn935195926
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781452153933
Lccn
2015048600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)935195926
Label
Bad girls throughout history : 100 remarkable women who changed the world, Ann Shen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-222)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Lillith -- Tomyris -- Cleopatra -- Boudica -- Empress Wu Zetian -- Lady Godiva -- Khutulun -- Jeanne de Belleville -- Joan of Arc -- Grace O'Malley -- Queen Elizabeth I -- Artemisia Gentileschi -- Aphra Behn -- Catherine the Great -- Abigail Adams -- Marie Antoinette -- Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun -- Ching Shih -- Jane Austen -- Sojourner Truth -- Anna Atkins -- Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Ada Lovelace -- Maria Mitchell -- Susan B. Anthony -- Florence Nightingale -- Anita Garibaldi -- Elizabeth Blackwell -- Harriet Tubman -- Amalia Eriksson -- Belva Lockwood -- Annie Edson Taylor -- Fannie Farmer -- Annie Oakley -- Edith Wharton -- Nellie Bly -- Beatrix Potter -- Madam C.J. Walker -- Marie Curie -- Alice Guy-Blache -- Mata Hari -- Lilian Bland -- Margaret Sanger -- Helen Keller -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Georgia O'Keefe -- Elsa Schiaparelli -- Mary Pickford -- Mae West -- Martha Graham -- Edith Head -- Amelia Earhart -- Tallulah Bankhead -- Norma Shearer -- Anais Nin -- Diana Vereeland -- Anna May Wong -- Josephine Baker -- Rachel Carson -- Carmen Miranda -- Bonnie Parker -- Mary Blair -- Gypsy Rose Lee -- Lucille Ball -- Julia Child -- Rosa Parks -- Hedy Lamarr -- Billie Holiday -- Iva Toguri D'Aquino -- Phyllis Diller -- Sister Corita Kent -- Eva Peron -- Betty Friedan -- Helen Gurley Brown -- Dorothy Dandridge -- Bettie Page -- Margaret Thatcher -- Christine Jorgensen -- Coretta Scott King -- Ruth Westheimer -- Maya Angelou -- Barbara Walters -- Marlene Sanders -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- Gloria Steinem -- Mary Quant -- Valentina Tereshkova -- Judy Blume -- Junko Tabei -- Nora Ephron -- Angela Davis -- Dolly Parton -- Sally Ride -- Diana Nyad -- Oprah -- Joan Jett -- Madonna -- Tina Fey -- Selena -- Malala Yousafzai
Control code
ocn935195926
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781452153933
Lccn
2015048600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)935195926

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