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Bad girls throughout history : 100 Remarkable Women Who Changed the World. / Ann Shen.

Shen, Ann. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781452157023 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2016.

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Aphra Behn, first female professional writer. Sojourner Truth, activist and abolitionist. Ada Lovelace, first computer programmer. Marie Curie, first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize. Joan Jett, godmother of punk. The 100 revolutionary women highlighted in this gorgeously illustrated book were bad in the best sense of the word: they challenged the status quo and changed the rules for all who followed. From pirates to artists, warriors, daredevils, scientists, activists, and spies, the accomplishments of these incredible women vary as much as the eras and places in which they effected change. Featuring bold watercolor portraits and illuminating essays by Ann Shen, Bad Girls Throughout History is a distinctive, worthy tribute.
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Electronic reproduction. San Francisco : Chronicle Books LLC, 2016. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 50096 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 31001 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: > Nonfiction.
Art
History.
Women's Studies.
Genre: Electronic books.

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