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Woman and power in history

Amaury de Riencourt

Woman and power in history

by Amaury de Riencourt

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Published by Honeyglen in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- History.,
  • Women -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmaury de Riencourt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1121
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,467p. ;
    Number of Pages467
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22282472M
    ISBN 100907855016

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    In her groundbreaking essay collection Sister Outsider, Audre Lorde writes, “Each of us holds an incredible reserve of creativity and power it is ancient, and it is deep.” As Lorde suggests, a woman’s power is sacred and limitless thing to be wielded as she pleases. Throughout history, women have fought to be heard and seen on their own terms, to speak their truths and .   Women have proven time and time again that progress marches on, and that’s especially great news for today’s young women. As they mature, they can look out on the plethora of female role models who came before them. And to help inspire the young women in your life, we’ve compiled 8 of our favorite girl power books.

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