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By Merna Forster,Julie Payette

ISBN-10: 1554889707

ISBN-13: 9781554889709

Following the bestselling 100 Canadian Heroines, Merna Forster offers 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 great tales of significant characters and beautiful pictures. Meet well-known and forgotten girls in fields comparable to technological know-how, game, politics, conflict and peace, and humanities and leisure, together with the unique Degrassi childrens, Captain Kool, hockey big name Hilda Ranscombe, and the lady dubbed "the atomic mosquito." This booklet is filled with striking proof and minutiae approximately impressive ladies. You’ll find out 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 eastern infantrymen. Hilwie Hamdon used to be the girl at 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 detect a hundred extra Canadian heroines and the way they’ve replaced our country.

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