The Resource Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane

Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane

Label
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world
Title
Brazen
Title remainder
rebel ladies who rocked the world
Statement of responsibility
Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies
Biography type
collective biography
Dewey number
  • 920.72
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
CT3207
LC item number
.B3413 2018
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane
Label
Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world, Pénélope Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane
Publication
Note
"Originally published in French by Gallimard in 2016 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome I and in 2017 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome II"--Colophon
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Clementine Delait, Bearded lady -- Nzinga, Queen of Ndongo and Matamba -- Margaret Hamilton, Terrifying actress -- Las Mariposas, Rebel sisters -- Josephina van Gorkum, Obstinate lover -- Loxen, Warrior and shaman -- Annette Kellerman, Mermaid -- Delia Akeley, Explorer -- Josephine Baker, Dancer, French Revolution Resistance Fighter, Matriarch -- Tove Jansson, Painter, creator of Trolls -- Agnodice, Gynecologist -- Leymah Gbowee, Social worker -- Giorgina Reid, Lighthouse keeper -- Christine Jorgensen, Reluctant celebrity -- Temple Grandin, Animal whisperer -- Sonita Alizadeh, Rapper -- Cheryl Bridges, Athlete -- Therésè Clerc, Utopian realist -- Betty Davis, Singer-songwriter -- Nellie Bly, Journalist -- The Shaggs, Rock stars -- Katia Krafft, Volcanologist -- Jesseyln Radack, Lawyer -- Hedy Lamarr, Actress and inventor -- Naziq al-Abid, Activist aristocrat -- Frances Glessner Lee, Crime miniaturist -- Mae Jemison, Astronaut -- Peggy Guggenheim, Lover of modern art
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
First American edition.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781626728684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
SALBT
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      2 Lawmar Lane, Burnt Hills, NY, 12027-9539, US
      42.909928 -73.890706
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