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Author Schatz, Kate, author.

Title Rad American women A-Z / written by Kate Schatz ; illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. San Francisco : City Lights Books, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations, portraits
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Contents Angela Davis -- Billie Jean King -- Carol Burnett -- Dolores Huerta -- Ella Baker -- Florence Griffith-Joyner -- The Grimke sisters -- Hazel Scott -- Isadora Duncan -- Jovita Idar -- Kate Bornstein -- Lucy Parsons -- Maya Lin -- Nellie Bly -- Odetta -- Patti Smith -- "Queen Bessie" Coleman -- Rachel Carson -- Sonia Sotomayor -- Temple Grandin -- Ursula K. LeGuin -- Virginia Apgar -- Wilma Mankiller -- X -- Yuri Kochiyama -- Zora Neale Hurston.
Summary "Profiled are 26 American women from the 18th through 21st centuries, who have made-or are still making--history as artists, writers, teachers, lawyers, or athletes. The women come from a variety of economic and ethnic backgrounds and many had to overcome extreme hardships. One woman represents each alphabetical letter beginning with Angela Davis, an activist, teacher, and writer, and concludes with Zora Neale Hurston, an anthropologist and writer."--Publisher.
Audience 1040 Lexile.
Note 1040 Lexile.
Audience 1040L Lexile
Note 1040L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.7 2 190982
Note Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.7 2 190982
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 6.7 2 190982
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.7 2 190982
Summary Presents a collection of short biographies of notable American women representing each letter of the alphabet, from Angela Davis and Billie Jean King to Yuri Kochiyama and Zora Neale Hurston.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-
King, Billie Jean.
Burnett, Carol.
Huerta, Dolores, 1930-
Baker, Ella, 1903-1986.
Griffith Joyner, Florence Delorez, 1959-1998.
Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879.
Grimké, Sarah Moore, 1792-1873.
Scott, Hazel.
Duncan, Isadora, 1877-1927.
Idar, Jovita, 1885-1946.
Bornstein, Kate, 1948-
Parsons, Lucy E. (Lucy Eldine), 1853-1942.
Lin, Maya Ying.
Bly, Nellie, 1864-1922.
Odetta, 1930-2008.
Smith, Patti.
Coleman, Bessie, 1892-1926.
Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
Sotomayor, Sonia, 1954-
Grandin, Temple.
Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-2018.
Apgar, Virginia, 1909-1974.
Mankiller, Wilma Pearl, 1945-2010.
Kochiyama, Yuri.
Hurston, Zora Neale.
Women -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies.
Added Author Klein Stahl, Miriam, illustrator.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Schatz, Kate. Rad American women A-Z San Francisco : City Lights Books, [2015] 9780872866836 (DLC) 2014037930 (OCoLC)890615778
ISBN 9780872866737 : $14.99
0872866734 : $14.99
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