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Women With Grit (Cover-to-Cover Informational Bk)

by Bonnie Highsmith Taylor

  • 383 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Perfection Learning .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • United States,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Girls & Women,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9687958M
    ISBN 100780790197
    ISBN 109780780790193

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      In her carefully researched book, published in , Evelyn Murphy, Ph.D., examines just how much women (and their families) lose over a lifetime to the wage gap, knocks down the myth that women Author: Kerri Jarema. "Ye have spoken of the streak of fat that runs in big men's muscles, of the grit of women and the love, and ye have spoken fair; but I have in mind things which happened when the land was young and the fires of men apart as the stars. It was then I had concern with a big man, and a streak of fat, and a woman.


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