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Heroines of History ] by John S. Jenkins
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into pri ...more
Paperback, 222 pages
Published January 4th 2010 by General Books
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Oct 20, 2014 Sara rated it 3 of 5 stars · review of another edition
The Heroines of History is a collection of short biographies depicting prominent female historical figures: Marie Antoinette, Catherine II of Russia, Elizabeth I of England (here "Elizabeth of England", as the book predates Elizabeth II), Isabella of Castile, Joan of Arc, Maria Theresa, Mary of Scotland, Cleopatra, Madame Roland, and Josephine Bonaparte. It is nominally authored by John S. Jenkins, though he died before completing the work and it was finished according to his wishes and instruct ...more