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Title:
Notable women in world government
Author:
Salem Press.
Publication Information:
Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
2 volumes (x, 610) pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
v. 1. Abzug, Bella--Joséphine -- v. 2. Kirkpatrick, Jeane--Zetkin, Clara.
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9780893562014

9780893562021

9780893562038
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This set profiles 88 of the world's most influential women, from consorts to queens, first ladies to the behind-the-scenes players and political advisors. Alphabetical essays cover Early Life, Life's Work, Summary and an annotated bibliography."


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Booklist Review

This entry in the Magill's Choice series profiles 88 women, from Hatshepsut to Diana, Princess of Wales. Three of the essays are new; the others were collected from other Salem Press titles and updated as needed.


Table of Contents

Volume 1 Publisher's Notep. vii
Contributorsp. ix
Bella Abzugp. 1
Abigail Adamsp. 9
Madeleine Albrightp. 16
Queen Annep. 24
Corazon Aquinop. 31
Aspasiap. 38
Nancy Astorp. 44
Annie Besantp. 50
Benazir Bhuttop. 57
Anne Boleynp. 63
Margaret Bondfieldp. 71
Boudiccap. 79
Jane Byrnep. 85
Kim Campbellp. 92
Catherine de Medicisp. 98
Catherine of Aragonp. 105
Catherine the Greatp. 112
Linda Chavezp. 119
Shirley Chisholmp. 125
Christinap. 132
Cleopatra VIIp. 139
Hillary Rodham Clintonp. 146
Deborahp. 154
Diana, Princess of Walesp. 160
Elizabeth Dolep. 166
Helen Gahagan Douglasp. 173
Eleanor of Aquitainep. 180
Saint Elizabeth of Hungaryp. 188
Elizabeth Ip. 194
Elizabeth IIp. 203
Dianne Feinsteinp. 210
Geraldine Ferrarop. 217
Jessie Benton Fremontp. 224
Indira Gandhip. 230
Lady Jane Greyp. 238
Pamela Digby Churchill Harrimanp. 245
Hatshepsutp. 252
Saint Helenap. 259
Oveta Culp Hobbyp. 265
Catherine Howardp. 272
Isabella Ip. 278
Joan of Arcp. 285
Barbara Jordanp. 293
Josephinep. 300
Volume 2 Jeane Kirkpatrickp. 307
Juanita Krepsp. 314
Liliuokalanip. 320
Alice Roosevelt Longworthp. 327
Clare Boothe Lucep. 334
Rosa Luxemburgp. 341
Dame Enid Muriel Lyonsp. 348
Dolley Madisonp. 354
Wilma P. Mankillerp. 360
Imelda Marcosp. 366
Margaret of Denmark, Norway, and Swedenp. 372
Marguerite of Navarrep. 379
Maria Theresap. 385
Marie-Antoinettep. 392
Mary Ip. 399
Mary, Queen of Scotsp. 406
Golda Meirp. 413
Valeria Messallinap. 422
Perle Mestap. 427
Barbara Mikulskip. 434
Belle Moskowitzp. 440
Nefertitip. 448
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassisp. 454
Katherine Davalos Ortegap. 461
Catherine Parrp. 467
Frances Perkinsp. 474
Eva Peronp. 480
Pocahontasp. 487
Jeannette Rankinp. 494
Janet Renop. 501
Ann Richardsp. 508
Alice Rivlinp. 514
Mary Robinsonp. 520
Eleanor Rooseveltp. 526
Nellie Tayloe Rossp. 533
Jeanne Sauvep. 540
Patricia S. Schroederp. 546
Donna Shalalap. 553
Margaret Chase Smithp. 559
Madame de Staelp. 567
Margaret Thatcherp. 574
Theodorap. 582
Sarah Weddingtonp. 589
Clara Zetkinp. 596
Time Linep. 605
Geographical Listp. 609

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