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The Resource Bad girls : the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time, Jan Stradling

Bad girls : the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time, Jan Stradling

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Bad girls : the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time
Title
Bad girls
Title remainder
the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time
Statement of responsibility
Jan Stradling
Title variation
Bad girls & wicked women
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CQF
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Stradling, Jan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Women
  • Women
  • Women
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Bad girls : the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time, Jan Stradling
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-287) and index
Contents
Cleopatra VII: serpent of the Nile, last of the Pharaohs -- Messalina: Roman empress who took self-indulgence to the limits -- Boudica: the Celtic warrior queen who took no prisoners -- Malinali: the Mexican slave who consorted with Cortés -- Mary I of EngIand: queen, defender of the faith, and executioner of innocents -- Elizabeth Bathory: real-life female 'Dracula' who loved to bathe in blood -- Catherine II of Russia: decadent despot, ambitious empress and ruthless reformer -- Ranavalona: proud, cruel, mad monarch of Madagascar -- Shi Xianggu: the greatest pirate who ever lived -- Mary Ann Cotton: the Black Widow with a predilection for arsenic and infanticide -- Cixi: Qing dynasty dragon empress--vain, manipulative and power crazy -- Belle Starr: gun-toting, horse-rustling Southern temptress -- Amy Bock: New Zealand's cross-dressing conwoman -- Mary Mallon: Typhoid Mary--a one-woman epidemic -- Chicago May: international queen of crooks -- Mata Hari: the stripper who might have been a spy -- Tilly Devine: rough, tough, tea-sipping, street-fighting madam -- Georgia Tann: Tennessee's stealer and seller of babies -- Madame Mao: the white-boned demon who almost ruled China -- Imelda Marcos: the steel butterfly who plundered a nation's wealth -- Leila Khaled: the pin-up terrorist -- Phoolan Devi: bandit queen, freedom fighter, politician
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9781435103375
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430356021
  • (OCoLC)430356021
Label
Bad girls : the most powerful, shocking, amazing, thrilling & dangerous women of all time, Jan Stradling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-287) and index
Contents
Cleopatra VII: serpent of the Nile, last of the Pharaohs -- Messalina: Roman empress who took self-indulgence to the limits -- Boudica: the Celtic warrior queen who took no prisoners -- Malinali: the Mexican slave who consorted with Cortés -- Mary I of EngIand: queen, defender of the faith, and executioner of innocents -- Elizabeth Bathory: real-life female 'Dracula' who loved to bathe in blood -- Catherine II of Russia: decadent despot, ambitious empress and ruthless reformer -- Ranavalona: proud, cruel, mad monarch of Madagascar -- Shi Xianggu: the greatest pirate who ever lived -- Mary Ann Cotton: the Black Widow with a predilection for arsenic and infanticide -- Cixi: Qing dynasty dragon empress--vain, manipulative and power crazy -- Belle Starr: gun-toting, horse-rustling Southern temptress -- Amy Bock: New Zealand's cross-dressing conwoman -- Mary Mallon: Typhoid Mary--a one-woman epidemic -- Chicago May: international queen of crooks -- Mata Hari: the stripper who might have been a spy -- Tilly Devine: rough, tough, tea-sipping, street-fighting madam -- Georgia Tann: Tennessee's stealer and seller of babies -- Madame Mao: the white-boned demon who almost ruled China -- Imelda Marcos: the steel butterfly who plundered a nation's wealth -- Leila Khaled: the pin-up terrorist -- Phoolan Devi: bandit queen, freedom fighter, politician
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9781435103375
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn430356021
  • (OCoLC)430356021

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