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The Resource Girl squads : 20 female friendships that changed history, by Sam Maggs ; illustrations by Jenn Woodall

Girl squads : 20 female friendships that changed history, by Sam Maggs ; illustrations by Jenn Woodall

Label
Girl squads : 20 female friendships that changed history
Title
Girl squads
Title remainder
20 female friendships that changed history
Statement of responsibility
by Sam Maggs ; illustrations by Jenn Woodall
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A modern girl is nothing without her squad of besties, but Maggs takes readers on a tour of some of history's most famous female BFFs. You'll meet lady pirates, socialites, Olympic skiers and medical students who showed just how essential female friendship has been throughout history, and throughout the world
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maggs, Sam
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Woodall, Jenn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Female friendship
Label
Girl squads : 20 female friendships that changed history, by Sam Maggs ; illustrations by Jenn Woodall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Squad goals -- Athlete squads. The Haenyeo ; Shirley and Sharon Firth ; The 1964 Japanese Women's Olympic Volleyball Team ; Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens -- Political & activist squads. Trưng Tra̐c and Trưng Nhị ; Manon Roland and Sophie Grandchamp ; The Patriotic Women's League of Iran ; Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan -- Warrior squads. The Dahomey Amazons ; Anne Bonny and Mary Read ; The Red Lanterns Shining ; The Red Women of Finland -- Scientist squads. Anandibai Joshi, Sabat Islambooly, and Kei Okami ; The Edinburgh seven ; The women scientists of Antarctica ; The West Area computers -- Artist squads. The Trobairitz ; The Blue Stockings Society ; Salomé Ureña and the Instituto de Señoritas ; The Zohra Orchestra
Control code
sky293999589
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781683690726
Lccn
2017961226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
kp 10/18
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
i9781683690726
Label
Girl squads : 20 female friendships that changed history, by Sam Maggs ; illustrations by Jenn Woodall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Squad goals -- Athlete squads. The Haenyeo ; Shirley and Sharon Firth ; The 1964 Japanese Women's Olympic Volleyball Team ; Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens -- Political & activist squads. Trưng Tra̐c and Trưng Nhị ; Manon Roland and Sophie Grandchamp ; The Patriotic Women's League of Iran ; Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan -- Warrior squads. The Dahomey Amazons ; Anne Bonny and Mary Read ; The Red Lanterns Shining ; The Red Women of Finland -- Scientist squads. Anandibai Joshi, Sabat Islambooly, and Kei Okami ; The Edinburgh seven ; The women scientists of Antarctica ; The West Area computers -- Artist squads. The Trobairitz ; The Blue Stockings Society ; Salomé Ureña and the Instituto de Señoritas ; The Zohra Orchestra
Control code
sky293999589
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781683690726
Lccn
2017961226
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
kp 10/18
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
i9781683690726

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