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The Quotable Woman The First 5,000 Years by Elaine Partnow

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Published by Checkmark Books .
Written in English


  • Dictionaries of quotations,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Quotations,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Reference,
  • Quotations, English,
  • Women

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages974
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11359590M
ISBN 100816045755
ISBN 109780816045754

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Compiler Elaine Bernstein Partnow (The Quotable Woman) brings together the voices of over women―including women of the Bible, actors, poets, humorists, scientists, and literary and political figures―whose ideas, activism, service, talent, and labor have touched the world/5(5).   From the irreverent to the inspirational, Quotable Women is a lively sampling of wit and wisdom from some of the world's most eloquent female minds. This treasure trove of inspirational quotations by and for women-from such influential sources as Georgia O'Keeffe, Alice Walker, and Helen Keller-is accompanied by 46 full-color reproductions of fine art /5. The Quotable Woman, Revised Editio n gathers nea great quotations from more than 5, women throughout history, beginning with Eve and continuing to the present day.   The quotable woman words of wisdom from Mother Teresa, Edith Wharton, Virginia Woolf, Eleanor Roosevelt, Katharine Hepburn, and more by Carol Turkington. Published by McGraw-Hill in New York. Written in EnglishAuthor: Carol A Turkington.

Running Press, Hardcover. New/New. 17cm by 15cm. From Library Journal: Not to be confused with Elaine Partnow's excellent The Quotable Woman (LJ 6/1/83), this compilation of women's wit and wisdom offers an eclectic selection of quotations /5(65). The Quotable woman, Item Preview remove-circle Women -- Quotations, Quotations, English Publisher Los Angeles: Corwin Books Collection Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on J SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others. A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. Women are the real architects of society. Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling. Download PDF The Quotable Jewish Woman book full free. The Quotable Jewish Woman available for download and read online in other formats.

THE QUOTABLE WOMAN BOOK ELAINE PARTNOW. PAPERBACK BOOK. AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF USEFUL QUOTATIONS INDEXED BY SUBJECT & AUTHOR ON. COMPILED & EDITED BY ELAINE PARTNOW. INSCRIPTION INSIDE COVER. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Shipping and Rating: % positive. The Quotable woman: from Eve to by Partnow, Elaine; Alexander, Claudia B. Publication date Topics General, Social Science, Sociology, Women, Quotations, English, Femmes, Citations anglaises, Quotations Women writers, to - Anthologies - English texts Internet Archive Books. Canadian Libraries. Uploaded by Pages: Quotable Women "It isn't where you came from, its where you're going that counts." -Ella Fitzgerald "If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse human gift will find a fitting place.". Arranged chronologically, the book's more than 6, quotations range all over the world and touch on nearly every subject imaginable-friendship, politics, love, religion, education, the arts, woman's role in society.