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epub |eng | 2019-04-13 | Author:Caitlin Murray

CHAPTER 15 “Okay, This Is Our Payback” When the national team returned to the U.S. from losing the 2011 Women’s World Cup, they returned as, well, losers—at least in the ...
( Category: Women in History April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-05 | Author:Elizabeth Cobbs

“First very important message through & I had to relay it,” Berthe Hunt recorded cryptically at Neufchateau on May 27, the day the army’s First Infantry Division moved into position ...
( Category: Women in History April 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-08 | Author:Sonia Purnell

* * * — Baker Street was overjoyed to hear from her. They sent congratulations on her release, but to her dismay administrative hitches meant that it was more than ...
( Category: Women in History April 11,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hallie Rubenhold

From the time Mrs. Malcolm first encountered “her sister,” she claimed that drink was Elisabeth Stride’s primary failing. She was always in need of money, and Mary “had her doubts” ...
( Category: Serial Killers April 9,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Elizabeth Norton

It was not long before Anne Askew, now in London, came to the attention of the authorities.65 In March 1545, she was taken to be examined at Saddler’s Hall, to ...
( Category: Women in History April 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-02-15 | Author:Michael Psellus

THE EMPEROR’S PERSONAL APPEARANCE It was a marvel of beauty that Nature brought into being in the person of this man, so justly proportioned, so harmoniously fashioned, that there was ...
( Category: Presidents & Heads of State April 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Page, Susan

Almost three decades after the Wellesley speech, in 2006, Barbara Bush seethed after another college commencement, this one at the George Washington University. She and former president George Bush each ...
( Category: Women in History April 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers

The women who bought and sold enslaved people for personal use, sold enslaved people on behalf of others, engaged in slave speculation, and partnered with others to trade in slaves ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism March 26,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Brooke King

Tin Box Battalion The flag lowered, sinking down to white-gloved hands that were already saturated with sweat from standing in the late afternoon sun. The rope whipped against the pole, ...
( Category: Iraq War March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-22 | Author:Cynthia A. Kierner

Governor’s Mansion. Thomas Mann Randolph was the fourth Virginia governor to live in this splendid house, which was completed in 1813. Martha lived here with her husband during the winter ...
( Category: American Revolution March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-25 | Author:Premilla Nadasen [Nadasen, Premilla]

RACE, GENDER, AND WORK The male-dominated congressional debate surrounding the minimum wage bill exposed the racial and gender assumptions about women, housework, race, and class embedded in social policy. Politicians ...
( Category: African-American Studies March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-03 | Author:Wilfred Thesiger

In a second, the rest were on their feet shouting back the words, as they stamped round in a circle. Falih ran out and came back with a rifle which ...
( Category: Women in History March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hallie Rubenhold;

Long Liz It was nearly 8 p.m. The sky had darkened, and the moon had risen over the flat, silvery Thames. On the evening of September 3, 1878, summer was ...
( Category: Serial Killers March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-01 | Author:Hallie Rubenhold

Long Liz It was nearly 8 p.m. The sky had darkened, and the moon had risen over the flat, silvery Thames. On the evening of September 3, 1878, summer was ...
( Category: Serial Killers March 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-18 | Author:Evan Thomas

Four days later, the O’Connors were packing for summer vacation when they got word that President Reagan had nominated Robert Bork, a conservative judge, to replace Justice Powell. Bork had ...
( Category: Women March 20,2019 )