New PDF release: Daughters of Two Nations

By Peggy Caravantes,Carolyn Dee Flores

Daughters of 2 international locations tells the lifestyles tales of 9 local American ladies who introduced swap and cohesion to 2 cultures traditionally at odds. those brief yet well-researched biographies describe the hardships and triumphs of every of those brave girls as they spoke up, spoke out, and fought their method into heritage.
The biographies during this booklet span centuries, from Mary Musgrove, who used her bilingual talents to aid settle the long run kingdom of Georgia within the 1700s, to Wilma Mankiller, whose schooling and management skill helped her triumph over her tribe’s prejudice opposed to ladies to turn into the 1st woman Cherokee leader in 1985. In among are stories of dancers, academics, storytellers, and activists who made a distinction within the world—or, extra accurately, in worlds.
Perfect for college or domestic, Daughters of 2 international locations is either a precious old source and an pleasing learn for old and young, whole with gorgeous full-color illustrations via Carolyn Dee Flores.

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