The Quotable Woman

The Quotable Woman

The First 5,000 Years

Book - 2001
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Baker & Taylor
A cromprehensive reference encompasses more than nineteen thousand quotations from nearly four thousand famous and not so famous women from biblical times to the present day on such topics as friendship, love, politics, religion, education, the arts, and women's roles in society.

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New edition of a resource that draws from books, speeches, letters, and other media to provide 18,000 quotations from approximately 3,600 women throughout history. A treasure trove of both familiar and unexpected quotations on nearly every subject imaginable, it presents entries in chronological order by the individual's year of birth and is indexed by name, occupation, and nationality/ethnicity. Edited by Elaine T. Partner, a writer, performing artist, playwright, and arts-in-education specialist. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Collects over 18,000 quotes from woman activists, athletes, scientists, and political leaders throughout history, expressing their ideas on friendship, love, politics, religion, and their role in society.

Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c2001
Edition: Rev. and updated ed
ISBN: 9780816040124
Characteristics: xviii, 974 p. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Partnow, Elaine


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