Uppity Women of the New World

Uppity Women of the New World

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Vicky Leon, the historical detective, presents 225 altruists, abolitionists, and adventures in "Uppity Women Of The New World." This book spans the early 1500s to the mid-1800s and follows fearless females as they brave new worlds, pioneer the wilderness on three continents, and fight slavery and injustice. Paying equal attention to the many indigenous women, who were seldom pleased at being "discovered, " Leon gives us the ultimate inside scoop on these brave and daring dames.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 342 pages
  • 153.9 x 264.2 x 28.2mm | 562.46g
  • ISIS Publishing
  • ISIS Large Print Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • Large Print edition
  • 0753198509
  • 9780753198506

Review quote

"A wise and humorous testament to a remarkable array of females."show more

Rating details

192 ratings
3.84 out of 5 stars
5 19% (36)
4 51% (97)
3 28% (53)
2 3% (5)
1 1% (1)
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