Download e-book for kindle: 100 More Canadian Heroines: Famous and Forgotten Faces by Merna Forster,Julie Payette

By Merna Forster,Julie Payette

ISBN-10: 1554889707

ISBN-13: 9781554889709

Following the bestselling 100 Canadian Heroines, Merna Forster provides a hundred extra tales of wonderful girls who replaced our kingdom.

In this moment installment of the bestselling Canadian Heroines sequence, writer Merna Forster brings jointly a hundred extra remarkable tales of serious characters and beautiful photographs. Meet well-known and forgotten ladies in fields equivalent to technological know-how, recreation, politics, warfare and peace, and humanities and leisure, together with the unique Degrassi youngsters, Captain Kool, hockey megastar Hilda Ranscombe, and the lady dubbed "the atomic mosquito." This booklet is stuffed with awesome proof and trivialities approximately amazing ladies. You’ll know about moment international conflict heroine Joan Fletcher Bamford, who rescued 2,000 Dutch captives from a jail camp in a Sumatran jungle whereas commanding 70 jap infantrymen. Hilwie Hamdon was once the lady in the back of the construction of Canada’s first mosque, and Frances Gertrude McGill used to be the crime fighter named the "Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan." learn on and become aware of a hundred extra Canadian heroines and the way they’ve replaced our country.

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