Canadian Heroines 2-Book Bundle
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BeschreibungIn this special two-book bundle you'll meet remarkable women in science, sport, preaching and teaching, politics, war and peace, arts and entertainment, etc. The book is full of amazing facts and fascinating trivia about intriguing figures. Discover some of the many heroines Canada can be proud of. Find out how we're remembering them. Or not! ¿¿Augmented by great quotes and photos, this inspiring collection profiles remarkable women - heroines in science, sport, preaching and teaching, politics, war and peace, arts and entertainment, and more. Profiles include mountaineer Phyllis Munday, activist Hide Shimizu, unionist Lea Roback, movie mogul Mary Pickford, the original Degrassi kids, Captain Kool, hockey star Hilda Ranscombe, and the woman dubbed "the atomic mosquito."
- 100 Canadian Heroines
- 100 More Canadian Heroines
PortraitMerna Forster is a historian who has also been an archivist and park naturalist. A recipient of the Canada 125 Commemorative Medal, she has been discovering historical heroines from coast to coast during her travels. She was awarded the 2016 Governor General's History Award for Popular Media (Pierre Berton Award) for her work promoting women in history. She lives in Victoria.
Untertitel: 100 Canadian Heroines / 100 More Canadian Heroines. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: November 2014
Seitenanzahl: 728 Seiten
Format: epub eBook
Kopierschutz: Adobe DRM