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100 women who made history : remarkable women who shaped our world / written by Stella Caldwell, Clare Hibbert, Andrea Mills, and Rona Skene ; consultant, Philip Parker.

Caldwell, S. A. (Stella A.), (author.). Hibbert, Clare, 1970- (author.). Mills, Andrea, (author.). Skene, Rona, (author.). Parker, Philip, 1965- (consultant.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch J 305.409 CAL (Text) 0530005944338 Juvenile Non-Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch J 305.409 CAL (Text) 0530005944347 Juvenile Non-Fiction Collection Available -
Dorchester - St. George Main Library J 920.72 CAL (Text) 30018005373507 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library J 305.4 CAL (Text) 33255003388403 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Union Carnegie Library J 920 CAL (Text) 222982 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
York - Clover Branch J920.72 CALDWELL (Text) 33205011686348 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch J920.72 CALDWELL (Text) 33205011686462 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
York - York Branch J920.72 CALDWELL (Text) 33205011686405 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465456885
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dk Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
CLUED-UP CREATIVES: Sappho -- Mira Bai -- Emily Dickinson -- SCREEN STARS: Marlene Dietrich -- Marilyn Monroe -- Kathryn Bigelow -- Madhuri Dixit -- Jennifer Lawrence -- Josephine Baker -- Edith Piaf -- Maria Callas -- Frida Kahlo -- WOMEN WRITERS: Murasaki Shikibu -- Shin Saimdang -- mary Wollstonecraft -- Jane Austen -- Maya Angelou -- Anne Frank -- Joni Mitchell -- J. K. Rowling -- SUPER SCIENTISTS: Hypatia -- Emilie du Chatelet -- Ada Lovelace -- Mary Anning -- Sofia Kovalevskaya -- Lise Meitner -- Marie Curie -- HEALTHCARE HEROES: Mary Seacole -- Florence Nightingale -- Edith Cavell -- Agnes Hunt -- Averil Mansfield -- Chien-Shung Wu -- Dian Fossey -- Francoise Barre-Sinoussi -- Rosalind Franklin -- INSPIRING CAMPAIGNERS: Olympe de Gouges -- Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Harriet Tubman -- Louise Michel -- Bertha von Suttner -- LANDMARK MOMENTS: Princess Isabel of Brazil -- Helen Keller -- Rachel Carson -- Wangari Maathai -- Margaret Chan -- Emmeline Pankhurst -- Rosa Luxemburg -- Sophie Scholl -- Rosa Parks -- Aung San Suu Kyi -- Malala Yousafzai -- LEADING LADIES -- Joan of Arc -- COOL QUEENS: Hatshepsut -- Cleopatra -- Eleanor of Aquitaine -- Razia Sultana -- Queen Victoria -- Catherine the Great -- Wu Zeitan -- Taytu Betul -- Queen Elizabeth I -- Sacagawea -- Maria Quiteria de Jesus -- Dolores Ibarruri -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Indira Gandhi -- Margaret Thatcher -- Angela Merkel -- POLITICAL PIONEERS: Golda Meir -- Ellen Johnson Sirleaf -- Craca Machel -- Shirin Ebadi -- Benazir Bhutto -- INTREPID ENTREPRENEURS: Bertha Benz -- Sarah Breedlove -- Coco Chanel -- Indra Nooyi -- Peggy Guggenheim -- Oprah Winfrey -- INTERNET IMPACT: Carol Bartz -- Radia Perlman -- Sheryl Sandberg -- Martha Lane Fox -- Juliana Rotich -- AMAZING ACHIEVERS: Althea Gibson -- Nellie Bly -- HIGH FLIERS: Harriet Quimby -- Eugenie Mikhailovna -- Shakhovskaya -- Amelia Earhart -- Amy Johnson -- Valentina Tereshkova -- Gertrude Bell -- Junko Tabei -- Wilma Rudolph -- Nova Peris -- Serena Williams -- Tanni Grey-Thompson -- Jessica Ennis-Hill -- Marta -- Let's applaud...
Summary, etc.:
If you thought that it was a man's world, think again! 100 Women Who Made History is the exciting story of the women who changed the world, from Anne Frank to J.K. Rowling. Meet the most talented and famous women in history, from politics, science, business, and the arts, from exciting entrepreneurs to clever creative. Discover landmark moments in the lives of amazing historical women from Joan of Arc to Marie Curie, up to and including modern game-changers such as Maya Angelou, Angela Merkel, Serena Williams, and Malala Yousafzai. With beautiful photography and fun illustrations, 100 Women Who Made History is a fascinating look at the pioneering and inspiring women in history, from ancient Greece to the present day. 100 Women Who Made History is the perfect book of history for kids aged 9 and up as they discover women who left their mark.
Target Audience Note:
IG1140L Lexile
Subject: Women > History > Juvenile literature.
Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women scientists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women artists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women heads of state > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women politicians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women adventurers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > History.
Women > Biography.

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