Category Archives: Women

Easy Reader Biographies: Rosa Parks

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In the early 1980’s,Anne Teller began growing vegetables primarily for her family and friends at Oak Hill Farm in Glen Ellen, California. Building a storied beauty empire from the ground up, amassing wealth unprecedented among black women and devoting her life to philanthropy and social activism. Looks at the life and times of Nargis, one of the most talented stars of the Indian film industry. Kennedy $3 million (US) for herself and $1m for each son in return for marriage.

Clara Barton (History Maker Bios (Lerner))

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All this despite the slight handicap of her wooden leg. More >> Chief Meteorologist Ron Childers can be seen on WMC Action News 5 weekdays at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. She is very much a country girl in the city and has always loved outdoor pursuits like horse riding and skiing. Why leave this important and successful school work to go off on some harebrained scheme of roaming over vast deserts looking for a few isolated tent dwellers and remote villages, where there were literally tens of thousands of people near at hand, all needing to hear the Gospel?” Missionary memoirs are not just fascinating reading.

Kate Dicamillo: Newbery Medal-Winning Author (Britannica

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The last two members of the Challenger crew were not officially Federal government employees. Translated and abridged from Marathi ‘Anandi Gopal’ by Asha Damle. "Based on the true story of Anandibai Joshi, India's first woman doctor, the novel depicts the incredibly constricted world of the Brahmin orthodoxy at that time. Illustrious Irish Women: Being Memoirs of Some of the Most Noted Irishwomen from the Earliest Ages to the Present Century.

Who Was Marie Antoinette? (Turtleback School & Library

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You want articles "about nothing" — Bombeck chronicled the performance of mundane tasks like shopping, doing laundry, and carpooling kids and magically made it all sound hilarious and occasionally heartrending. "Never have more children than you have car windows" and "Housework, if you do it right, will kill you." From scheming Renaissance royalty to sharp-penned writers, heroic women come to audacious life in a series of new biographies.

Julia Morgan Built a Castle

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A view of al-Qaeda from various national perspectives with a discussion of how each plans to deal with the threat. Good (ex library copy with usual inkstamps and ticket holder; lower edge of boards worn) �25.00 (approx $42.50) TRACY AUSTIN: TEENAGE CHAMPION - ANNE HARLER. Kansas City, Mo.: Nazarene Publishing House, 1941. Together the couple defeated the Jurchens in the Song Dynasty. 呂雉 (Lu Zhi), the ambitious empress of 劉邦 (Liu Bang), the first emperor of the Han Dynasty. You can only upload photos smaller than 5 MB.

Queen Noor: American-Born Queen of Jordan (Signature Lives:

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Best friend of Francis, they both studied together at The Oratory School. Of historical importance for its account of the activities of the Shanti Dal, the recovery of abducted women and the history of Delhi, In Freedom's Shade also have an equal contemporary relevance. In January 1998, she was assigned as crew representative for shuttle and station flight crew equipment, and subsequently served as lead for Astronaut Offices Crew Systems and Habitability section. This account covers her life up to the year 1901 i.e., the year in which her mother passed away.

A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the

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The story follows her connection to the harvest. Jeanne's voice and story are balanced against a few of her many rivals. Photo courtesy LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin. Doubleday; 1977 1st US Edition; 81 pages. Her later life had an air of tragedy around it—she battled drug addiction and various health problems—but Milford does an excellent job contextualizing Millay's work with the time in which she was published.

Who Was Rachel Carson?

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Once when King was playing at a dance in Twist, Arkansas, two men got into a fight and knocked over a heater, starting a fire that spread through the dancehall. Woodbridge, CT, Blackbirch Press, c2000. 64 p. Along with Garrett, Wales was Delaware's representative to the First National Convention of the Abolition of Slavery. Cahill's story of Green's life highlights issues of race, poverty, and abuse, tracing details of his childhood through his years on death row. But you know how matters seem at times--others to think of . . .

Helen of Troy (Queens and Princesses)

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She is also Sovereign of the Channel Islands and Lord of the Isle of Man. Laura Gordon, Marilla Ricker, and others are pictured and covered in some detail. He is a member of the company’s executive management team. Entries on works in Irish have been reprinted without additions from the first and second editions of the book. Below is a list of victims believed to have been killed at the hands of Jack the Ripper.

Condoleezza Rice (Remarkable People)

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In other words, even though direct evidence for female practitioners is rare, their existence can be inferred. [29] As al-Zahrawi's example also suggests, midwives played an important role in the delivery of women's healthcare. Harder - Biographies are written stories of a person's life that were written by someone else, while an autobiography is a person's story written by themselves. Mary Walker, Women POWs, Military Women in Film, Military Women in Television, Military Women Astronauts, Firsts for Military Women, Women Buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Significant Trivia, Women's Recruiting Posters. - Described as follows: "Women's Studies / Women's Issues Resource Sites is a selective, annotated, highly acclaimed listing of web sites containing resources and information about women's studies / women's issues, with an emphasis on sites of particular use to an academic women's studies program."