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The Resource In praise of difficult women : life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules, Karen Karbo ; illustrations by Kimberly Glyder

In praise of difficult women : life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules, Karen Karbo ; illustrations by Kimberly Glyder

Label
In praise of difficult women : life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules
Title
In praise of difficult women
Title remainder
life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules
Statement of responsibility
Karen Karbo ; illustrations by Kimberly Glyder
Creator
Contributor
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents information on female rule-breakers, including Josephine Baker, Jane Goodall, Margaret Cho, and Hillary Rodham Clinton
Summary
The internationally best-selling author of the “Kick-Ass Women” series shines a spotlight on female rule-breakers, including Amelia Earhart, Helen Gurley Brown, Frida Kahlo, Nora Ephron and Carrie Fisher, providing inspiration and instruction for the new age of feminism
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10622482
Cataloging source
CGL
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Karbo, Karen
Dewey number
  • 920.72
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Strayed, Cheryl
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules
Label
In praise of difficult women : life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules, Karen Karbo ; illustrations by Kimberly Glyder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-342)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
J.K. Rowling -- Elizabeth Taylor -- Gloria Steinem -- Amy Poehler -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- Josephine Baker -- Rachel Maddow -- Coco Chanel -- Martha Gellhorn -- Shonda Rhimes -- Eva Perón -- Helen Gurley Brown -- Edie Sedgwick -- Angela Merkel -- Billie Jean King -- Jane Goodall -- Vita Sackville-West -- Elizabeth Warren -- Margaret Cho -- Amelia Earhart -- Frida Kahlo -- Nora Ephron -- Diana Vreeland -- Kay Thompson -- Laverne Cox -- Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Janis Joplin -- Lena Dunham -- Carrie Fisher
Control code
on1023510631
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9781426217746
Lccn
bl2018012118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1023510631
Label
In praise of difficult women : life lessons from 29 heroines who dared to break the rules, Karen Karbo ; illustrations by Kimberly Glyder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-342)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
J.K. Rowling -- Elizabeth Taylor -- Gloria Steinem -- Amy Poehler -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- Josephine Baker -- Rachel Maddow -- Coco Chanel -- Martha Gellhorn -- Shonda Rhimes -- Eva Perón -- Helen Gurley Brown -- Edie Sedgwick -- Angela Merkel -- Billie Jean King -- Jane Goodall -- Vita Sackville-West -- Elizabeth Warren -- Margaret Cho -- Amelia Earhart -- Frida Kahlo -- Nora Ephron -- Diana Vreeland -- Kay Thompson -- Laverne Cox -- Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Janis Joplin -- Lena Dunham -- Carrie Fisher
Control code
on1023510631
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
346 pages
Isbn
9781426217746
Lccn
bl2018012118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1023510631

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