By Cathy Hartley

ISBN-10: 1857432282

ISBN-13: 9781857432282

This reference ebook, containing the biographies of greater than 1,100 awesome British ladies from Boudicca to Barbara citadel, is an soaking up checklist of lady fulfillment spanning a few 2,000 years of British life.
Most of the lives incorporated are these of girls whose paintings took them not directly ahead of the general public and who consequently performed an immediate and critical position in broadening the horizons of girls. additionally incorporated are girls who inspired occasions in a extra oblique manner: the better halves of kings and politicians, mistresses, girls in ready and society hostesses.
Originally released because the Europa Biographical Dictionary of British girls, this newly re-worked version contains key figures who've died within the final two decades, corresponding to The Queen mom, Baroness Ryder of Warsaw, Elizabeth Jennings and Christina Foyle.

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