More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women (More than Petticoats Series) pdf epub fb2

More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women (More than Petticoats Series) by Kate Hertzog pdf epub fb2

More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women (More than Petticoats Series) Author: Kate Hertzog
Title: More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Pennsylvania Women (More than Petticoats Series)
ISBN: 0762736372
ISBN13: 978-0762736379
Other Formats: azw docx lrf mbr
Pages: 176 pages
Publisher: TwoDot; 1st edition (November 1, 2007)
Language: English
Category: History
Size PDF version: 1283 kb
Size EPUB version: 1564 kb
Subcategory: Americas




Fifteen notable women from Pennsylvania are brought to life through this series of easy-to-read biographies and archival photo portraits. Pioneering journalist Nellie Bly is profiled, as well as Ann Preston, a doctor who was influential in the founding of Woman’s Hospital of Philadelphia. You’ll also meet war heroines, social reformers and inventors from the earliest settlements of the Keystone state through the early 1900s. Kate Hertzog is a writer and editor, and the author of Insiders’ Guide to Gettysburg. She lives in Mechanicsburg.