The Resource Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden

Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden

Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
Title
Girls who rocked the world
Title remainder
heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden
Title variation
Heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCann, Michelle Roehm
Dewey number
920.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
"Ages 8-12."
LC call number
CT3207
LC item number
.M34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Welden, Amelie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Women heroes
  • Heroes
  • Biography
  • Girls
  • Women heroes
  • Heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hatshepsut : Pharaoh -- The Trung sisters : warrior queens -- Joan of Arc : warrior and saint -- Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz : scholar and poet -- Laura Bassi : physicist -- Eliza Lucas Pinckney : agricultural entrepreneur -- Phillis Wheatley : poet -- Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun : painter -- Maria Theresia von Paradis : pianist and composer -- Sacagawea : guide and interpreter -- Mary Anning : Fossil hunter -- The Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) : authors -- Florence Nightingale : nurse -- Harriet Tubman : abolitionist -- Margaret Knight : inventor -- Anna Elizabeth Dickinson : orator, abolitionist, and suffragette -- Sarah Bernhardt : actress -- Edmonia Lewis : sculptor -- Emma Lazarus : poet -- Helen Keller : writer and advocate -- Anna Pavlova : ballerina -- Coco Chanel : fashion designer -- Bessie Smith : singer -- Irène Joliot-Curie : chemist -- Marian Anderson : singer -- Golda Meir : prime minister -- Queen Sālote Tupou III : queen -- Frida Kahlo : painter -- Mother Teresa : missionary -- Mary Leakey : archaeologist and anthropologist -- Jackie Mitchell : athlete -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : athlete -- Indira Gandhi : prime minister -- Eva "Evita" Perón : actress and politician -- Anne Frank : diarist -- Wilma Rudolph : athlete -- The Night Witches : fighter pilots -- Temple Grandin : scientist, inventor, and advocate -- Susan Eloise (S. E.) Hinton : novelist -- Adriana Ocampo : planetary geologist -- Amatalrauf al-Sharki (Raufa Hassan) : journalist and activist -- Rigoberta Menchú : activist -- Maya Lin : architect -- Midori Goto : violinist -- Natalie Portman : actress -- Ashley Rhodes-Courter : author and advocate
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Aladdin/Beyond Words ed.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781582703619
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050502
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • 481601
  • (OCoLC)ocn768607324
  • 481601
Label
Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa, Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hatshepsut : Pharaoh -- The Trung sisters : warrior queens -- Joan of Arc : warrior and saint -- Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz : scholar and poet -- Laura Bassi : physicist -- Eliza Lucas Pinckney : agricultural entrepreneur -- Phillis Wheatley : poet -- Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun : painter -- Maria Theresia von Paradis : pianist and composer -- Sacagawea : guide and interpreter -- Mary Anning : Fossil hunter -- The Brontë sisters (Charlotte, Emily, and Anne) : authors -- Florence Nightingale : nurse -- Harriet Tubman : abolitionist -- Margaret Knight : inventor -- Anna Elizabeth Dickinson : orator, abolitionist, and suffragette -- Sarah Bernhardt : actress -- Edmonia Lewis : sculptor -- Emma Lazarus : poet -- Helen Keller : writer and advocate -- Anna Pavlova : ballerina -- Coco Chanel : fashion designer -- Bessie Smith : singer -- Irène Joliot-Curie : chemist -- Marian Anderson : singer -- Golda Meir : prime minister -- Queen Sālote Tupou III : queen -- Frida Kahlo : painter -- Mother Teresa : missionary -- Mary Leakey : archaeologist and anthropologist -- Jackie Mitchell : athlete -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias : athlete -- Indira Gandhi : prime minister -- Eva "Evita" Perón : actress and politician -- Anne Frank : diarist -- Wilma Rudolph : athlete -- The Night Witches : fighter pilots -- Temple Grandin : scientist, inventor, and advocate -- Susan Eloise (S. E.) Hinton : novelist -- Adriana Ocampo : planetary geologist -- Amatalrauf al-Sharki (Raufa Hassan) : journalist and activist -- Rigoberta Menchú : activist -- Maya Lin : architect -- Midori Goto : violinist -- Natalie Portman : actress -- Ashley Rhodes-Courter : author and advocate
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Aladdin/Beyond Words ed.
Extent
viii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781582703619
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050502
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)768607324
  • 481601
  • (OCoLC)ocn768607324
  • 481601

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