Hardback Heroic leaders and activists / written by Georgia Amson-Bradshaw ; illustrated by Rita Petruccioli.
Publication year: 2018
Publisher: London : Wayland,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781526304711 (hbk.) :
In 'Heroic Leaders and Activists' you will meet the early feminists who first stood up for women's rights around the world, including Mary Wollstonecraft and Qiu Jin. Read about the astonishing Helen Keller, who despite being born deaf and blind, became a political activist and writer. Discover the women who have used their art to promote social justice, such as poet Maya Angelou. These inspiring activists for peace, human rights and the environment have all, in their own ways, made their mark on history. Curious, provocative, engaging, brave, and funny - women who change the world are diverse, intriguing and brilliant. Created by an all-women team and filled with wonderful illustrations, and engaging activities that will nurture your own varied skills, the 'Brilliant Women' series compiles the stories of inspiring women from every field.
Series title: Brilliant women
48 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm.