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Author Miller, J. (ed.)

Title Legends : women who have changed the world through the eyes of great women writers / edited by J. Miller ; introduction by Anjelica Huston
Published Sydney : Hodder Headline, 1998

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Description 128 pages ; 26 cm x 27 cm
Contents Amelia Earhart -- Billie Holiday -- Georgia O'Keeffe -- Helen Keller -- Audrey Hepburn -- Susan Sontag -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Marilyn Monroe -- Rachel Carson -- Twiggy -- Mother Teresa -- Martha Graham -- Colette -- Lucille Ball -- Josephine Baker -- Lynn Margulis -- Frida Kahlo -- Bette Davis -- Anna Pavlova -- Jacqueline Onassis -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Gertrude Stein -- Elizabeth Taylor -- Golda Meir -- Oprah Winfrey -- Virginia Woolf -- Harriet Tubman -- Jane Goodall -- Diana Vreeland -- Angela Davis -- Martha Stewart -- Aung San Suu Kyi -- Mary McCarthy -- Joan Baez -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias -- Beryl Markham -- Katharine Graham -- Indira Gandhi -- Anne Frank -- Marian Anderson -- Imogen Cunningham -- Billie Jean King -- Margaret Thatcher -- Greta Garbo -- Sister Helen Prejean -- Julia Child -- Margaret Bourke-White -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- Princess Diana
Summary This collection of essays and photographs, by women writers, celebrates the strengths and imperfections of 50 pioneers who have changed the way women view their place in the world. It spans art, politics, literature, science and sports to capture the lives of 50 women
Notes Includes index
Subject Biography -- 20th century.
Women -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Miller, John, 1959-
ISBN 0733609651