On the Basis of Art 150 Years of Women at Yale
ISBN: HB: 9780300254242, Yale University Press, November 2021
304 pp., 27.3x25.4 cm, 185 colour illus.
Marking the 150th anniversary of the first women students at Yale, who came to study at the Yale School of the Fine Arts (now Yale School of Art) when it opened in 1869, and the 50th anniversary of undergraduate coeducation at the University, this vo...
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From Sarah to Sydney The Woman Behind All-of-a-Kind Family
ISBN: HB: 9780300243550, Yale University Press, July 2021
384 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 26 black&white illus.
This is the first and only biography of Sydney Taylor (1904-1978), author of the award-winning All-of-a-Kind Family series of books, the first juvenile novels published by a mainstream publisher to feature Jewish children. The family – based on Taylo...
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Minerva's French Sisters Women of Science in Enlightenment France
ISBN: HB: 9780300252569, Yale University Press, June 2021
352 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 19 black&white illus.
This book presents the stories of six intrepid women of science in eighteenth-century France whose lives and accomplishments – though celebrated in their lifetimes – have been largely written out of the history of their period: mathematician and phil...
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Mission France The True History of the Women of SOE
ISBN: HB: 9780300208573, Yale University Press, May 2021
328 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 24 black&white illus., 1 map
Formed in 1940, Special Operations Executive was to coordinate Resistance work overseas. The organization's F section sent more than four hundred agents into France, thirty-nine of whom were women. But while some are widely known – Violette Szabo, Od...
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Women and Gender in Islam Historical Roots of a Modern Debate
ISBN: PB: 9780300257311, Yale University Press, May 2021
320 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
This pioneering study of the social and political lives of Muslim women has shaped a whole generation of scholarship. In it, Leila Ahmed explores the historical roots of contemporary debates, ambitiously surveying Islamic discourse on women from Arab...
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Raising the Roof Women Architects Who Broke Through the Glass Ceiling
ISBN: HB: 9783791386638, Prestel Publishing, March 2021
256 pp., 27x21 cm, 250 colour illus.
This timely book celebrates the inspirational achievements of women architects in every corner of the world. Historically, women architects were disappointingly absent in the news and at awards ceremonies, but now they are spearheading some of the m...
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Happy Hormone Tracker A Wellness Journal for Monthly Cycle Tracking and Hormone Balance for Women
ISBN: FLEXI: 9781950968176, GMC Group, Blue Star Press, January 2021
125 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, illus.
Not for sale in selected countries! Track your hormonal patterns and get to know your menstrual cycle in a more intimate way using this stylish and functional personal wellness planner for women. This first-of-its-kind 90-day hormone tracker journa...
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Eliza Lucas Pinckney An Independent Woman in the Age of Revolution
ISBN: HB: 9780300236118, Yale University Press, October 2020
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 13 black&white illus.
Eliza Lucas Pinckney (1722-1793) reshaped the colonial South Carolina economy with her innovations in indigo production and became one of the wealthiest and most respected women in a world dominated by men. Born on the Caribbean island of Antigua, sh...
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Madwoman in the Attic The Woman Writer and the Nineteenth-Century Literary Imagination
ISBN: PB: 9780300246728, Yale University Press, May 2020
784 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm
Called "a feminist classic" by Judith Shulevitz in the New York Times Book Review, this pathbreaking book of literary criticism is now reissued with a new introduction by Lisa Appignanesi that speaks to how The Madwoman in the Attic set the groundwor...
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Citizen Woman An Illustrated History of the Women's Movement
ISBN: HB: 9783791385303, Prestel Publishing, May 2020
256 pp., 26x21.5 cm, 180 colour illus.
One hundred years ago American women fought for and won an equal voice at the ballot box with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment. This happened thanks to the unrelenting activism of women in the US and around the rest of the world, who shif...
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