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Rad women worldwide : artists and athletes, pirates and punks, and other revolutionaries who shaped history  Cover Image Book Book

Rad women worldwide : artists and athletes, pirates and punks, and other revolutionaries who shaped history / by Kate Schatz ; illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl.

Schatz, Kate, (author.). Klein Stahl, Miriam, (illustrator.).

Summary:

"From the authors of the New York Times bestselling book Rad American Women A-Z, comes a bold new collection of 40 biographical profiles, each accompanied by a striking illustrated portrait, showcasing extraordinary women from around the world. In Rad Women Worldwide, writer Kate Schatz and artist Miriam Klein Stahl tell fresh, engaging, and inspiring tales of perseverance and radical success by pairing well researched and riveting biographies with powerful and expressive cut-paper portraits. Featuring an array of diverse figures from Hatshepsut (the great female king who ruled Egypt peacefully for two decades) and Malala Yousafzi (the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize) to Poly Styrene (legendary teenage punk and lead singer of X-Ray Spex) and Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft (polar explorers and the first women to cross Antarctica), this progressive and visually arresting book is a compelling addition to women's history"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399578861
  • ISBN: 0399578862
  • Physical Description: 104 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Random House Inc, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject: Women > Biography.
Women > History.
Misogyny
Genre: Informational works.
Biographies.

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cass County.

Holds

  • 1 current hold with 7 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center YA 920.72 SCH 2016 (Text) 0002206335115 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -


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