The Resource Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness

Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness

Label
Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats
Title
Women explorers
Title remainder
perils, pistols, and petticoats
Statement of responsibility
Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces inspiring women whose passions for exploration made them push the boundaries, including Nellie Cashman, Annie Smith Peck, and Delia Julia Denning Akeley
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cummins, Julie
Dewey number
  • 910.92/52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G200
LC item number
.C85 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harness, Cheryl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women explorers
  • Women
  • Explorers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louise Arner Boyd (1887-1972 : from parties to polar bears -- Nellie Cashman (1850-1925) : go west, young lady -- Ynes Mexia (1870-1938) : going green -- Lucy Evelyn Cheesman (1881-1969) : a bug up her sleeve -- Annie Smith Peck (1850-1935) : how high can you climb? -- Alexandrine Tinné (1835-1869) : mystery of the Nile -- Delia Julia Denning Akeley (1875-1970) : Africa, from dawn to tusk -- Violet Cressy-Marcks (1890-1970) : "shrinking violet?"--not this lady! -- Freya Stark (1893-1993) : Arabian nights and days -- Daisy Bates (1863-1951) : walk on the wild side
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780803737136
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2011021627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn727126768
  • (OCoLC)727126768
  • 424555
Label
Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats, Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Louise Arner Boyd (1887-1972 : from parties to polar bears -- Nellie Cashman (1850-1925) : go west, young lady -- Ynes Mexia (1870-1938) : going green -- Lucy Evelyn Cheesman (1881-1969) : a bug up her sleeve -- Annie Smith Peck (1850-1935) : how high can you climb? -- Alexandrine Tinné (1835-1869) : mystery of the Nile -- Delia Julia Denning Akeley (1875-1970) : Africa, from dawn to tusk -- Violet Cressy-Marcks (1890-1970) : "shrinking violet?"--not this lady! -- Freya Stark (1893-1993) : Arabian nights and days -- Daisy Bates (1863-1951) : walk on the wild side
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780803737136
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2011021627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn727126768
  • (OCoLC)727126768
  • 424555

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