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The Resource Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane, (graphic novel)

Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane, (graphic novel)

Label
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world
Title
Brazen
Title remainder
rebel ladies who rocked the world
Statement of responsibility
Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane
Title variation
Rebel ladies who rocked the world
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane, (graphic novel)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the French
  • Originally published in French by Gallimard in 2016 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome I and in 2017 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome II
Contents
  • Josephine Baker, Dancer, French Revolution Resistance Fighter, Matriarch
  • Tove Jansson, Painter, creator of Trolls
  • Agnodice, Gynecologist
  • Leymah Gbowee, Social worker
  • Giorgina Reid, Lighthouse keeper
  • Christine Jorgensen, Reluctant celebrity
  • Temple Grandin, Animal whisperer
  • Sonita Alizadeh, Rapper
  • Cheryl Bridges, Athlete
  • Therésè Clerc, Utopian realist
  • Clementine Delait, Bearded lady
  • Betty Davis, Singer-songwriter
  • Nellie Bly, Journalist
  • The Shaggs, Rock stars
  • Katia Krafft, Volcanologist
  • Jesseyln Radack, Lawyer
  • Hedy Lamarr, Actress and inventor
  • Naziq al-Abid, Activist aristocrat
  • Frances Glessner Lee, Crime miniaturist
  • Mae Jemison, Astronaut
  • Peggy Guggenheim, Lover of modern art
  • Nzinga, Queen of Ndongo and Matamba
  • Margaret Hamilton, Terrifying actress
  • Las Mariposas, Rebel sisters
  • Josephina van Gorkum, Obstinate lover
  • Loxen, Warrior and shaman
  • Annette Kellerman, Mermaid
  • Delia Akeley, Explorer
Control code
ocn974484628
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781626728691
Lccn
2017941160
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane, (graphic novel)
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the French
  • Originally published in French by Gallimard in 2016 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome I and in 2017 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome II
Contents
  • Josephine Baker, Dancer, French Revolution Resistance Fighter, Matriarch
  • Tove Jansson, Painter, creator of Trolls
  • Agnodice, Gynecologist
  • Leymah Gbowee, Social worker
  • Giorgina Reid, Lighthouse keeper
  • Christine Jorgensen, Reluctant celebrity
  • Temple Grandin, Animal whisperer
  • Sonita Alizadeh, Rapper
  • Cheryl Bridges, Athlete
  • Therésè Clerc, Utopian realist
  • Clementine Delait, Bearded lady
  • Betty Davis, Singer-songwriter
  • Nellie Bly, Journalist
  • The Shaggs, Rock stars
  • Katia Krafft, Volcanologist
  • Jesseyln Radack, Lawyer
  • Hedy Lamarr, Actress and inventor
  • Naziq al-Abid, Activist aristocrat
  • Frances Glessner Lee, Crime miniaturist
  • Mae Jemison, Astronaut
  • Peggy Guggenheim, Lover of modern art
  • Nzinga, Queen of Ndongo and Matamba
  • Margaret Hamilton, Terrifying actress
  • Las Mariposas, Rebel sisters
  • Josephina van Gorkum, Obstinate lover
  • Loxen, Warrior and shaman
  • Annette Kellerman, Mermaid
  • Delia Akeley, Explorer
Control code
ocn974484628
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781626728691
Lccn
2017941160
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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