Outrageous Women of the Renaissance

Outrageous Women of the Renaissance

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471296843
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 03/28/1999
Series: Outrageous Women Series , #4
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.37(d)
Age Range: 10 - 17 Years

About the Author

VICKI LEON is a writer, editor, and researcher of six books on women's history, including Uppity Women of Medieval Times, as well as such favorites for young readers as Wetlands and A Tangle of Octopuses.

Table of Contents

FRANCE AND ITALY.

Joan of Arc (1412-May 30, 1431).

Vittoria Colonna (about 1490-Feb. 20, 1547).

Elisabetta Sirani (1638-Aug. 25, 1665).

HOLLAND, SWEDEN, AND DENMARK.

Kenau Hasselaar (about 1526-1588).

Sophie Brahe (1556-1643).

Christina of Sweden (1626-1689).

THE BRITISH ISLES.

Margaret More Roper (1505-1544).

Elizabeth I of England (1533-March 24, 1603).

Grace O'Malley of Ireland (about 1530-1603).

Moll Frith (about 1589-1659).

SPAIN AND PORTUGAL.

Isabella of Castile (1451-1504).

Gracia Mendes Nasi (about 1510-1569).

THE NEW WORLD.

Malinali of Mexico (about 1505-1551).

Catalina de Erauso (about 1585-1650).

Sor Juana de la Cruz (1651-April 17, 1695).

Suggested Reading.

Timeline.

Other Outrageous Women of the Renaissance.

Permissions.

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