Uppity Women of Ancient Times

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Author  Vicki Leon
Publisher  Fine Communications
Publication Date   April 1, 1998
ISBN  1567312497
Pages  239

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In a witty and informative way, Vicki Leon profiles 150 women who made their mark around the Mediterranean between 2800 B.C. and 450 A.D.--3,200 years of history from a female vantage point. Among those featured are the Assyrian queen of Babylon who is credited with inventing trousers and the Queen of Kish who began her career as a bar owner. Photos & illustrations.

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