The Words of Extraordinary Women [NOOK Book]

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This inspiring collection features more than 700 quotes from more than 400 notable women, ranging from Charlotte Brontë and Helen Keller, to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mother Teresa, Simone de Beauvoir, and Hillary Clinton.

Organized thematically, the selections explore a wide variety of subjects including: family, faith, character, education, leadership, the arts, humor, politics, self-image, women, and success. The Words of Extraordinary Women is a fascinating compendium that ...

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The Words of Extraordinary Women

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Overview

This inspiring collection features more than 700 quotes from more than 400 notable women, ranging from Charlotte Brontë and Helen Keller, to Eleanor Roosevelt, Mother Teresa, Simone de Beauvoir, and Hillary Clinton.

Organized thematically, the selections explore a wide variety of subjects including: family, faith, character, education, leadership, the arts, humor, politics, self-image, women, and success. The Words of Extraordinary Women is a fascinating compendium that celebrates the most important female voices throughout history.

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Steven Levingston
So many women have said it so well on so many subjects—politics, the arts, humor, success, family, faith, education—that…Carolyn Warner has collected their pithy thoughts and compiled them in a slim, useful volume…Every page stops you, urging a moment of reflection…
—The Washington Post
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781557049544
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/8/2010
  • Series: Newmarket "Words Of" Series Series
  • Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 1,399,467
  • File size: 213 KB

Meet the Author

Carolyn Warner is Founder and President of Corporate Education Consulting, Inc. (CECi), whose clients include Fortune 500 companies, foundations, and numerous national associations. Warner served for 3 terms as Arizona's elected State Superintendent of Public Instruction and is past President of the Arizona Women's Forum. She is the author of 4 books, including the reference volume The Last Word, A Treasury of Women's Quotes.

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