Fantastically Great Women Who Made History

This beautiful title looks at the stories, accomplishments and adventures of many more brilliant women from throughout history.

Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1526601141

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful, Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, number one best-selling children's non-fiction title. This beautiful title looks at the stories, accomplishments and adventures of many more brilliant women from throughout history. Travel through the Underground Railroad with the brave and courageous Harriet Tubman, turn the pages of the hauntingly brilliant Frankenstein with the incredibly talented Mary Shelley and prepare yourself for an unforgettable journey through history with these and many other remarkable women. Overflowing with vibrant and beautiful illustrations, and wonderfully engaging text, Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is a celebration of just some of the inspirational women who put their mark on the world we live in. Written by the incredibly talented Kate Pankhurst, prepare to be inspired. List of women featured: Elizabeth Blackwell, Qiu Jin, Boudicca, Flora Drummond, Pocahontas, Noor Inayat Khan, Harriet Tubman, Valentina Tereshkova, Ada Lovelace, Sayyida al-Hurra, Hatshepsut, Josephine Baker, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley

Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders

Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, is back with a brand new wildly brilliant and accessible book about incredible women in the world of work.

Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1526603535

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 338

Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, is back with a brand new wildly brilliant and accessible book about incredible women in the world of work. What do you want to be when you grow up? It's a BIG question that everyone is asked from an early age. Discover eye-opening facts about a collection of go-getting women who have pioneered careers in a kaleidoscope of different industries. Join scientists, doctors, athletes, hot-air balloonists and more, journey back in time with these brave, bold and brilliant women and discover that anything is possible when you make the most of YOUR talents. Prepare yourself for a celebration of women who opened doors and made it possible for more women to achieve amazing things today. Overflowing with beautiful illustrations and astounding facts, Fantastically Great Women Who Worked Wonders is the perfect introduction to just a few of the most incredible women who helped shaped the world we live in. List of women featured: Junko Tabei, Sophie Blanchard, Maria Merian, Elizabeth Magie, the London Matchgirls, Rosa May Billinghurst, Katherine Johnson, Annette Kellerman, Katia Krafft, Rosalind Franklin, James Barry, Madam C.J. Walker, Lotte Reiniger.

Fantastically Great Women who Changed the World

Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world.

Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1408876981

Category: Women

Page: 32

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Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world. Discover fascinating facts about some of the most amazing women who changed the world we live in. Fly through the sky with the incredible explorer Amelia Earhart, and read all about the Wonderful Adventures of Mary Seacole with this fantastic full colour book. Bursting full of beautiful illustrations and astounding facts, Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World is the perfect introduction to just a few of the most incredible women who helped shaped the world we live in. List of women featured: Jane Austen, Gertrude Ederle, Coco Chanel, Frida Kahlo, Marie Curie, Mary Anning, Mary Seacole, Amelia Earhart, Agent Fifi, Sacagawa, Emmeline Pankhurst, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank

Fantastically Great Women Who Saved the Planet Activity Book

Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Books

ISBN: 9781526622464

Category:

Page: 32

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Fantastically Great Women Big Ideas Notebook

Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Books

ISBN: 9781526610119

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 208

View: 556

Be brave, be bold, be inspired and write about your BIG ideas. The Fantastically Great Women Big Ideas Notebook, inspired by Kate Pankhurst's extraordinary picture book series, invites you to use your imagination to shape the future! There are pages that include Fantastically Great Women quotes and decorated pages inviting you to write your own strong messages, thoughts and memories. Meet Mary Anning, who discovered amazing fossils, Josephine Baker, one of the world's most iconic dancers, Valentina Tereshkova, who travelled all the way to space and so many more women who will inspire you! With lots of inspirational quotes, like 'Shine like the star you are' and 'You are capable of things you never thought possible', this fun notebook should always be on hand. Inspiration can strike at any moment!

Fantastically Great Women Scientists and Their Stories

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Author: Kate Pankhurst

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 152662141X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 313

Prepare to be inspired with this fantastically great new series for young readers. In this first book, read the true stories of amazing scientists and discover things that are out of this world. Women have been responsible for many of the world's most groundbreaking scientific discoveries. Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, tells the stories of some incredible female scientists whose hard work and persistence changed our understanding of science, and transformed people's ideas of what women can do. As a child Mae Jemison imagined herself reaching for the stars and that's exactly what she did: she became the first African-American woman to go into space. When Elizabeth Blackwell was told women weren't allowed to be doctors, she didn't take no for an answer. Tu Youyou spent months on a remote island during the Vietnam War to try and invent a treatment for malaria - and she did it. Including comic strips, family trees, maps and more, Fantastically Great Women Scientists and Their Stories is a celebration of women who made some of the world's most important scientific breakthroughs. Women featured: Mae Jemison, Marie Curie, Elizabeth Blackwell, Janaki Ammal, Caroline Herschel, Katia Krafft, Tu Youyou and Rosalind Franklin.

Infographic Guide to the Globe AU UK 1

Learn these and dozens of other fascinating facts about the planet and its people with this dynamically-illustrated and informative guide, packed to the brim with graphs and charts about the world in which we live.

Author: Lonely Planet Kids Staff

Publisher: Lonely Planet Kids

ISBN: 9781838692254

Category: Animals

Page: 48

View: 437

What is the most popular pet in the world? Where is the hottest place on Earth? When was the first country formed? Learn these and dozens of other fascinating facts about the planet and its people with this dynamically-illustrated and informative guide, with 48 colourful pages packed to the brim with graphs and charts about the world in which we live. Topics covered in the book include: The Earth''s distance from the sun Record-breaking weather Largest and smallest countries Awesome animals World religions The World Wide Web Planets in motion And much, much more. With out-of-this-world illustrations by Gwen Keraval and intriguing facts compiled by Eliza Berkowitz, this is an enjoyable learning resource for both adults and kids alike. About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world''s leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travellers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!

Brilliant Women

... Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo (
Particular Books, 2017) Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World by
Kate Pankhurst (Bloomsbury, 2016) Scientists Who Made History series (
Wayland, ...

Author: Georgia Amson-Bradshaw

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1526318296

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 270

Discover the stories of 68 brave and brilliant women Curious, provocative, engaging, brave, and funny - women who change the world are diverse, intriguing and brilliant. Filled with wonderful illustrations and engaging activities that will nurture your own varied skills, Brilliant Women compiles the stories of inspiring women from every field. Retelling their triumphs and adversities, this beautiful book reveals and celebrates the women who have shaped the world we live in now. Perfect reading for the next generation of brilliant girls and boys. Suitable for readers aged 9 and up.

Ancient History

She made a pass at him that bad weekend in early ' 53 , as I learned from her not
him . ... all about a girl ' s body found to be like a sort of composite vacation land ,
and we all thought it was fantastically great though I wondered if he ' d really
done it himself . ... up to Petty , or one of those two Catholic girls on Pineapple
Street whose mothers worked , or ( for the words made me think of her ) my own
Tracy .

Author: Joseph McElroy

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

ISBN:

Category: City and town life

Page: 307

View: 634


Spare Rib

rated women of the - right and the left took over . ... struck me as , " My god ,
history needs to be written down . ... Roaping the Rowards Di tho Womon's
Movement AS : When Redstockings ' Feminist Revolution first came out I found
the ' Power of History ' article fantastically important . ... And the things that we ran
up against , in that effort to change history , made me really want to go see what
other people ...

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Category: Feminism

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View: 495


History of Nursing Notebook

Generations following her have demonstrated a natural aptitude for this important
service to the human race , and just as in any household art some women
thought out methods of giving this care which were more successful than those of
others . ... The Medicine Man , as this primitive practitioner was known , learned
to dress fantastically , conceived wild dances , made strange noises , and
otherwise ...

Author: Elizabeth Marion Jamieson

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Nurses and nursing

Page: 80

View: 459


Pan African Journal

It has been said of Mamie Smith , a woman who made history on February 14 ,
1920 , as the first black singer to cut a record , that her music sold fantastically
because the music had meaning not only for the singer but for every black person
 ...

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Category: Africa

Page:

View: 168


Journal of the History of Sexuality

... is not only a paramilitary activity ; it is a " cosmic ” political adventure , involving
commitment to an elaborate , fantastically ... in women , and body consciousness
motivated all activity that made the female body strong , healthy , and beautiful .

Author:

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Category: Electronic journals

Page:

View: 268


Fashion in History

Band bracelets , worn in multiples around the wrist or upper arm , were made of
plastic , silver , or gold , and were wide or narrow . Women's watches , round and
tiny during the 1940s , became small , square shapes . ... Pendant watches , pin
watches , and ring watches were other forms popular during a period of great
variety in jewelry . ... There were towering coifs made up of large round curls ,
fantastically arranged loop braids , and straggling corkscrew curls worn for festive
formal ...

Author: Marybelle S. Bigelow

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Clothing and dress

Page: 362

View: 591


Private Collectors and Art by Women

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Category: Art

Page: 40

View: 575


Western African History

Of vegetables there a great scarcity - onions , bastard tomatoes , alone were
offered for sale ; and of fruits not any : a few ... The costumes of the women , who
for the most part were the vendors , were various : those of Kanem and Bornou
were ... under the arms , and across the breasts , or fastens it rather fantastically
on one shoulder , leaving one breast naked . ... pleased : the powder - flask , and
the manner in which the charge is divided from the body of powder , did not
escape his ...

Author: Robert O. Collins

Publisher: Markus Wiener Pub

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 252

View: 148

This volume discusses 500 years of western African history, beginning with the writings of travellers Ibn Battuta, Leo Africanus and Mungo Park. Topics covered include: religious wars; the trans-Sahara and cross-Atlantic slave trade; the French and British colonial periods; and modern times.

An Oral History of Psi Chi

And then some of the presidents did good things , Denmark , Spielberger , many
of the others . ... I remember his hands : He had fantastically long fingers and
used a lot of hand gestures , and I thought he was fascinating to ... Thelma
leaned over to my Betty and said " Isn't she just the type of woman any man
would want ...

Author: Stephen F. Davis

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 209

View: 440


By ways of History Medicine

For some time we stood beside each other and nothing was said ; but when
Domett made some light remark which would have called forth a ... They came in
great numbers , the women having branches on their heads ; a procession was
formed , and in a sorrowing crowd of Maoris ... Most of the females had their hair
fantastically , ornamented with wreaths of the supple - jack - a very pretty native
wild ...

Author: David MacMillan

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Canterbury (N.Z.)

Page: 419

View: 339


South Dakota Historical Collections

But military demonstrations were in fact made , not only on the Standing Rock but
on the Rosebud and Pine Ridge reservations ... was at its full height , and about
the “ sacred pole ” were “ a ring of men , women , boys , and girls , about 100 in
all , dancing . ... By his side , fantastically dressed , stood Bull Ghost , Sitting Bull's
mouthpiece in the ghost - dance exercises . ... who announced with great
unanimity that they were marching east to join their living kinsmen the following
spring .

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Nature Magazine

00 WHITE COLLAR GIRL - Paith Bald . through his stormy career as a
fantastically 4 Parkinson Keyes . ... One of the best greatest of all stage and
screen dramas . by the author of THE OUTLINE OF HISI Has any woman the right
to sell her ...

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Category: Natural history

Page:

View: 533

An illustrated monthly with popular articles about nature.