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Author Chin-Lee, Cynthia, author.
Title Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world / Cynthia Chin-Lee ; illustrated by Megan Halsey and Sean Addy.
Pub Info Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2008.
©2005
Rating
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Edition First paperback edition.
Descript 32 pages : color illustrations, color portraits ; 22 x 28 cm
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Audience AD1040L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 7.0 1 1 85969
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 30-31).
Contents Amelia Earhart (1897-1937), pilot -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1914-1956), athlete -- Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900-1980), astronomer -- Dolores Huerta (1930- ), union co-founder -- Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), first lady -- Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), painter -- Grace Hopper (1906-1992), computer scientist -- Helen Keller (1880-1968), advocate for the disabled -- Imogen Cunningham (1883-1976), photographer -- Jane Goodall (1934- ), naturalist -- Kristi Yamaguchi (1971- ), ice skating champion -- Lena Horne (1917- ), entertainer -- Maya Lin (1959- ), architect -- Nawal El Sadaawi (1931- ), women's rights activist -- Oprah Winfrey (1954- ), talk show host -- Patricia Schroeder (1940- ), congresswoman -- Quah Ah (1893-1949), artist -- Rachel Carson (1907-1964), environmentalist -- Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (1945- ), democratic leader -- Mother Teresa (1910-1997), servant of the poor -- Ursula Le Guin (1929- ), writer -- Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit (1900-1990), diplomat -- Wilma Mankiller (1945- ), chief of the Cherokee nation -- Chen Xiefen (1883-1923), journalist -- Yoshiko Uchida (1922-1992), writer -- Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960), anthropologist, writer.
Summary Profiles the lives of twenty-six women who, through their acts and deeds, helped shape and change the world during their lifetime, including pilot Amelia Earhart and anthropologist Zora Neal Hurston.
Subject Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Alphabet.
Women -- Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General.
Genre Picture books.
Subject Women -- Juvenile literature.
Gender identity -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Halsey, Megan, illustrator.
Addy, Sean, illustrator.
Alt Title Twenty-six women who changed the world
26 women who changed the world
Related To Online version: Chin-Lee, Cynthia. Amelia to Zora. 1st pbk. ed. Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2008, ©2005 (OCoLC)697769347
ISBN 9781570915239 (pbk.)
1570915237 (pbk.)
9781570915222 (library ed.)
1570915229 (library ed.)
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