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Hidden Figures: Mary Jackson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Mary Jackson By Summary Station Every life on Earth is significant by itself. All the people leave some kind of marking upon civilization with their presence. But some of us, leave clear footprints on the world. Some people are so extraordinary and important that they must be remembered and acknowledged in the future.
Awesome Women of All Time (Little fact Book) 1.0
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Free during March - Women's History Month Awesome women are ones who achieved great, had influenced us all and still does. Their careers, accomplishments and contributions made difference in others life and world history. This compilation of women is the ones who are awesome women of all time.
Driven to Rage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
Clara Barton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
I have written my e-book largely from clippings and references, especially various American newspapers. Clara Barton was a widely known figure, a nurse/samaritan and a supervisor of organizations. The most prominent group she was associated with is the American Red Cross. She became the institution's first president in 1884. Years later she became a tireless advocate for women's suffrage.
Powerful Women: The 25 Most Influential Women in Congress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by CQ Roll Call. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From a lone legislator in 1917 to today’s power players, women in Congress are changing the culture of U.S. politics. In this brief look at the history of female legislators, find out how women have made their mark in Washington, D.C., along with exclusive personal profiles of 25 leading women Democrats and Republicans including detailed biographies, their photos and legislative achievements.
The First Ladies Of East Africa
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
The position of a first lady gives a despairing people the hope of the strength of family life. Her face should feature love, peace and hope. The husband on the other hand is a dealer in hard core issues, he cannot be the face of hope only, and sometimes he is the face of despair. The man president sometimes has so much blood in his hands he cannot be the face of hope. She is a beacon of hope.
Profiles of Women Writers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
You know their works, but do you know their lives? Do you know what inspired them to write some of the greatest literature the world has ever known? This book contains profiles of eight different female writers. Included are biographies on: Edith Wharton Kate Chopin Louisa May Alcott Mary Roberts Rinehart Jane Austen Bronte Sisters L.M. Montgomery Elizabeth Gaskell Each profile may also be purc
What Lies Buried
Price: Free! Words: 97,570. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A story of family secrets and misunderstandings, and the way in which they impact down the generations. Walter Blake's death brings a flood of memories to his two daughters. There is the question of what Walter and his wife buried in the garden. The notion of things being buried is also a metaphor for all kinds of issues including, art fraud, family feuds, and holocaust survival.
Sisters
Price: Free! Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
At 16, Charlotte Jefferson was an illiterate runaway. Rescued by a stranger, she was placed in an orphanage run by nuns, where she worked in the kitchen. At 18, she joined the convent. A few years later, against her wishes, the community elected her to be its mother superior. As the decades pass, Charlotte goes to extraordinary lengths to care for the aging members of her community.
Leading Ladies:Women Who Inspire India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Leading Ladies is an inspirational book that follows the journeys of some of India’s most-admired women achievers who have made a difference to society with their stellar work and other pursuits that touch our lives, in more Ways than one. This volume brings alive their unique stories with personal anecdotes that will serve as a beacon for many of us.