Her epic adventure : 25 daring women who inspire a life less ordinary / written by Julia De Laurentiis Johnston ; illustrated by Salini Perera
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|Eckhart PL - Main||JB 920 COL JOH (Text)||840191003107824||Children's New - Lower Level||In process||-|
|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||KIDS NONFICTION SOCIAL TOPICS WOMEN Johnston (Text)||36626104242805||1st Floor Kids New||Checked out||08/23/2021|
|Peabody PL - Columbia City||J 920.72 JOHNSTON (Text)||30403002449502||Childrens - New Non-Fiction||Checked out||08/16/2021|
|Putnam County Public Library - Main||j920.72 DEL (Text)||30041002374450||New Book Section||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781525301100
- ISBN: 1525301101
- Physical Description: 63 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 26 cm
- Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, 
- Copyright: ©2021
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Includes bibliographical references (page 62) and index
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Introduction -- Sky: Women who took to the skies or rocketed far beyond into outer space! Bessie Coleman -- Amelia Earhart -- Mae Jemison -- Kalpana Chawla. Peaks: Women who scaled the highest mountains or climbed erupting volcanoes! Junko Tabei -- Katia Krafft -- Jimena Lidia Huayllas -- Arunima Sinha. Ice: Women who braved the deep freeze at Earth's polar ends! Ada Blackjack -- In-Young Ahn -- Karen Darke -- Sarah McNair-Landry. Land: Women who ventured through earthly extremes, from dense jungle to searing savanna! Charlotte Small -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Rosita Arvigo -- Black Mambas. Water: Women who challenged what's possible on the ocean deep! Sylvia Earle -- Diana Nyad -- Maya Gabeira -- Laura Dekker -- More amazing adventurers -- Interview with an adventurer -- Adventuring around the world -- Resources -- Index
A thrilling look at twenty-five female adventurers from around the world who made their marks on history, including Amelia Earhart and Junko Tabei, as well as the lesser-known women, such as Diana Nyad, who at age sixty-four became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.
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