By Merna Forster,Julie Payette
Following the bestselling 100 Canadian Heroines, Merna Forster provides a hundred extra tales of fantastic ladies who replaced our kingdom.
In this moment installment of the bestselling Canadian Heroines sequence, writer Merna Forster brings jointly a hundred extra exceptional tales of serious characters and beautiful photographs. Meet well-known and forgotten ladies in fields resembling technological know-how, recreation, politics, struggle and peace, and humanities and leisure, together with the unique Degrassi children, Captain Kool, hockey celebrity Hilda Ranscombe, and the girl dubbed "the atomic mosquito." This booklet is filled with notable proof and trivialities approximately notable girls. You’ll know about moment global battle 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 at the back of the construction of Canada’s first mosque, and Frances Gertrude McGill was once the crime fighter named the "Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan." learn on and notice a hundred extra Canadian heroines and the way they’ve replaced our country.
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100 More Canadian Heroines: Famous and Forgotten Faces by Merna Forster,Julie Payette