Uppity Women of Ancient Times

Uppity Women of Ancient Times

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by Vicki Leon, Conari Press
     
 

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In a witty and informative way, Vicki Leon profiles 150 women who made their mark around the Mediterranean between 2800 B.C. and 450 A.D.--3,200 years of history from a female vantage point. Among those featured are the Assyrian queen of Babylon who is credited with inventing trousers and the Queen of Kish who began her career as a bar owner. Photos & illustrations. See more details below

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In a witty and informative way, Vicki Leon profiles 150 women who made their mark around the Mediterranean between 2800 B.C. and 450 A.D.--3,200 years of history from a female vantage point. Among those featured are the Assyrian queen of Babylon who is credited with inventing trousers and the Queen of Kish who began her career as a bar owner. Photos & illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781573240109
Publisher:
Red Wheel/Weiser
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Pages:
243
Product dimensions:
7.08(w) x 7.02(h) x 0.81(d)

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