New PDF release: A Historical Dictionary of British Women

By Cathy Hartley

This reference publication, containing the biographies of greater than 1,100 extraordinary British girls from Boudicca to Barbara citadel, is an soaking up checklist of woman success spanning a few 2,000 years of British life.
Most of the lives incorporated are these of girls whose paintings took them not directly earlier than the general public and who hence performed a right away and significant function in broadening the horizons of girls. additionally incorporated are ladies who prompted occasions in a extra oblique method: the better halves of kings and politicians, mistresses, women in ready and society hostesses.
Originally released because the Europa Biographical Dictionary of British ladies, this newly re-worked version contains key figures who've died within the final twenty years, corresponding to The Queen mom, Baroness Ryder of Warsaw, Elizabeth Jennings and Christina Foyle.

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