Virginia's Remarkable Women : Daughters, Wives, Sisters, and Mothers Who Shaped History, Paperback / softback Book

Virginia's Remarkable Women : Daughters, Wives, Sisters, and Mothers Who Shaped History Paperback / softback

Part of the Remarkable American Women series

Description

How did Virginia become the amazing state that it is today you may wonder?

Virginia's Remarkable Women: Daughters, Wives, Sisters, and Mothers Who Shaped History recognizes the women who shaped the Old Dominion.

The lives of female teachers, writers, entrepreneurs, and artists from across the state are illuminated through short biographies. Discover fifteen extraordinary women from Virginia's past, including Pocahontas, Martha Washington, Dolley Madison, travel writer Anne Newport Royall, pioneering banker Maggie Lena Walker, Civil War spies Belle Boyd and Elizabeth Van Lew, and poet Anne Spencer.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 208 pages, 1 Maps; 16 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of the Americas
  • ISBN: 9781493016051

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