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Nonfiction Ages 9-12
Pages: 100
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pub Date: 01/01/1996
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Since the days of ancient Egypt, women have demonstrated their skills as leaders. The last couple of hundred years, however, have seen increasing numbers of self-made women of distinction take their place on the world stage, many in positions of leadership.

Quill & Quire - June 1, 2004
"Great Women Leaders continues the [Women's Hall of Fame] series' work of filling in the gaps of traditional history with the stories of influential women."

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