By Merna Forster,Julie Payette
Following the bestselling 100 Canadian Heroines, Merna Forster provides a hundred extra tales of wonderful girls who replaced our kingdom.
In this moment installment of the bestselling Canadian Heroines sequence, writer Merna Forster brings jointly a hundred extra awesome tales of significant characters and lovely pictures. Meet well-known and forgotten girls in fields akin to technology, game, politics, struggle and peace, and humanities and leisure, together with the unique Degrassi childrens, Captain Kool, hockey famous person Hilda Ranscombe, and the lady dubbed "the atomic mosquito." This ebook is stuffed with remarkable proof and minutiae approximately impressive girls. You’ll know about moment international struggle heroine Joan Fletcher Bamford, who rescued 2,000 Dutch captives from a jail camp in a Sumatran jungle whereas commanding 70 jap squaddies. Hilwie Hamdon was once the lady in the back of the development of Canada’s first mosque, and Frances Gertrude McGill used to be the crime fighter named the "Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan." learn on and observe 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