Learn about eighteen of Maryland's most influential and courageous women, past and present.
Ideal for the classroom, this educational book offers brief biographies and commentary on poet Lucille Clifton; politicians Helen Delich Bentley, Barbara Mikulski, and Verda Welcome; photojournalist Sadie Kneller Miller; fashion designer Claire McCardell; and art collectors the Cone sisters.
This book takes a look at each woman's achievements and the courageous choices they made to realize success.
Middle gradesaages 10-13.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 112 pages, 14 b/w photos
- Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/12/2010
- Category: Biography: general
- ISBN: 9780764335419