100 Must-Read Titles About Women’s History

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The Female King of Colonial Nigeria: Ahebi Ugbabe (2011) (tekijä: Nwando Achebe)
My Invented Country (2003) (tekijä: Isabel Allende)
Searching for Life: The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo and the Disappeared Children of Argentina (1999) (tekijä: Rita Arditti)
Women's Work: The First 20,000 Years : Women, Cloth, and Society in Early Times (1994) (tekijä: Elizabeth Wayland Barber)
Humanizing the Sacred: Sisters in Islam and the Struggle for Gender Justice in Malaysia (2015) (tekijä: Azza Basarudin)
The Second Sex [abridged English translation by H. M. Parshley] (1949) (tekijä: Simone de Beauvoir)
Natural Rebels: A Social History of Enslaved Black Women in Barbados (1989) (tekijä: Hilary McD. Beckles)
It's Always Possible: One Woman's Transformation of India's Prison System (1998) (tekijä: Kiran Bedi)
The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War (2002) (tekijä: Gioconda Belli)
Revolutionary Mothers: Women in the Struggle for America's Independence (2005) (tekijä: Carol Berkin)
Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy: The Story of Kawashima Yoshiko, the Cross-Dressing Spy Who Commanded Her Own Army (Asia Perspectives: History, Society, and Culture) (2015) (tekijä: Phyllis Birnbaum)
Discarded Legacy: Politics and Poetics in the Life of Frances E.W. Harper, 1825-1911 (African American Life) (1994) (tekijä: Melba Joyce Boyd)
The Far Traveler: Voyages of a Viking Woman (2007) (tekijä: Nancy Marie Brown)
Golda (2008) (tekijä: Elinor Burkett)
She-Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth (2010) (tekijä: Helen Castor)
Villijoutsenet : kolmen kiinattaren tarina (1991) (tekijä: Jung Chang)
America's Women: 400 Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines (2003) (tekijä: Gail Collins)
The Queen of Katwe: One Girl's Triumphant Path to Becoming a Chess Champion (2012) (tekijä: Tim Crothers)
Women, Race, and Class (1981) (tekijä: Angela Y. Davis)
I, Phoolan Devi: The Autobiography of India's Bandit Queen (1996) (tekijä: Phoolan Devi)
Isabella: The Warrior Queen (2014) (tekijä: Kirstin Downey)
Sophie Scholl and the White Rose (1999) (tekijä: Annette Dumbach)
Hypatia of Alexandria (1995) (tekijä: Maria Dzielska)
Malja ja miekka : historiamme ja tulevaisuutemme (1987) (tekijä: Riane Eisler)
Lieutenant Nun: Memoir of a Basque Transvestite in the New World (1829) (tekijä: Catalina de Erauso)
Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America (1991) (tekijä: Lillian Faderman)
Bananeras: Women Transforming the Banana Unions of Latin America (2005) (tekijä: Dana Frank)
The Warrior Queens (1988) (tekijä: Antonia Fraser)
No Turning Back: The History of Feminism and the Future of Women (2002) (tekijä: Estelle Freedman)
Naisellisuuden harhat (1963) (tekijä: Betty Friedan)
Mighty Be Our Powers: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War (2011) (tekijä: Leymah Gbowee)
Women in the Middle Ages (1978) (tekijä: Frances Gies)
Hannah Mary Tabbs and the Disembodied Torso: A Tale of Race, Sex, and Violence in America (2016) (tekijä: Kali Nicole Gross)
Open Wide the Freedom Gates: A Memoir (2003) (tekijä: Dorothy Height)
Women Artists: An Illustrated History (1987) (tekijä: Nancy G. Heller)
If This is a Woman: Inside Ravensbruck, Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women (2015) (tekijä: Sarah Helm)
Pakomatkalla (2007) (tekijä: Ayaan Hirsi Ali)
Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center (1984) (tekijä: bell hooks)
Identity by Design: Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women's Dresses (2007) (tekijä: National Museum of the American Indian)
Wives, Slaves, and Concubines: A History of the Female Underclass in Dutch Asia (2010) (tekijä: Eric Jones)
Women & guerrilla movements : Nicaragua, El Salvador, Chiapas, Cuba (2002) (tekijä: Karen Kampwirth)
In the Days of Our Grandmothers: A Reader in Aboriginal Women?s History in Canada (2006) (tekijä: Mary-Ellen Kelm)
Out to Work: The History of Wage-Earning Women in the United States (1982) (tekijä: Alice Kessler-Harris)
Women of Korea : a history from ancient times to 1945 (1976) (tekijä: Yung-Chung Kim)
Louise Pound: The 19th Century Iconoclast Who Forever Changed America's Views About Women, Academics and Sports (2008) (tekijä: Marie Krohn)
White Saris and Sweet Mangoes: Aging, Gender, and Body in North India (2000) (tekijä: Sarah Lamb)
The Creation of Patriarchy (1986) (tekijä: Gerda Lerner)
Madame Chiang Kai-shek: China's Eternal First Lady (2006) (tekijä: Laura Tyson Li)
Pretty-shield: Medicine Woman of the Crows (1932) (tekijä: Frank B. Linderman)
Isabel Orleans-Bragança: The Brazilian Princess Who Freed the Slaves (2008) (tekijä: James Mcmurtry Longo)
The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age (2014) (tekijä: Myra MacPherson)
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman (2011) (tekijä: Robert K. Massie)
The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women across the Ancient World (2014) (tekijä: Adrienne Mayor)
Nimeni on Rigoberta (1983) (tekijä: Rigoberta Menchú)
Borders and Boundaries: How Women Experienced the Partition of India (1998) (tekijä: Ritu Menon)
Far More Terrible for Women: Personal Accounts of Women in Slavery (2006) (tekijä: Patrick Minges)
Dreaming with the Ancestors: Black Seminole Women in Texas and Mexico (Race and Culture in the American West Series, Vol. 4) (2010) (tekijä: Shirley Boteler Mock)
The Belles of New England: The Women of the Textile Mills and the Families Whose Wealth They Wove (2002) (tekijä: William Moran)
Good Time Girls of the Alaska-Yukon Gold Rush (1998) (tekijä: Lael Morgan)
The Pope's Daughter: The Extraordinary Life of Felice della Rovere (2005) (tekijä: Caroline P. Murphy)
Night Witches: The Amazing Story Of Russia's Women Pilots in World War II (1981) (tekijä: Bruce Myles)
Daughters of the Earth (1977) (tekijä: Carolyn Niethammer)
Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back (2015) (tekijä: Janice P. Nimura)
The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan (2014) (tekijä: Jenny Nordberg)
Women on Ice: The Early Years of Women's Hockey in Western Canada (2009) (tekijä: Wayne Norton)
Revolutionary Women in Postrevolutionary Mexico (2005) (tekijä: Jocelyn Olcott)
The Winter Queen: Elizabeth of Bohemia (1938) (tekijä: Carola Oman)
Eva Peron (1995) (tekijä: Alicia Dujovne Ortiz)
Wise Women of the Dreamtime: Aboriginal Tales of the Ancestral Powers (1993) (tekijä: K. Langloh Parker)
In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom (2015) (tekijä: Yeonmi Park)
Undaunted: My Struggle for Freedom and Survival in Burma (2010) (tekijä: Zoya Phan)
The Book of the City of Ladies (1405) (tekijä: Christine de Pizan)
Thousands of Roads: A Memoir of a Young Woman's Life in the Ukrainian Underground During and After World War II (2001) (tekijä: Maria Savchyn Pyskir)
Palestinian Women of Gaza and the West Bank (1998) (tekijä: Suha Sabbagh)
Sky Train: Tibetan Women on the Edge of History (2009) (tekijä: Canyon Sam)
Prinsessa : elämä hunnun takana al-Saudin palatsissa (2001) (tekijä: Jean Sasson)
Persepolis (2000) (tekijä: Marjane Satrapi)
Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History... and Our Future! (2015) (tekijä: Kate Schatz)
In Praise of Black Women, Volume 1: Ancient African Queens (2001) (tekijä: Simone Schwarz-Bart)
Women in Caribbean History: The British-colonised Territories (1999) (tekijä: Verene Shepherd)
A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx (2009) (tekijä: Elaine Showalter)
Nike Is a Goddess: The History of Women in Sports (1998) (tekijä: Lissa Smith)
Walking in the Sacred Manner: Healers, Dreamers, and Pipe Carriers--Medicine Women of the Plains (1995) (tekijä: Mark St. Pierre)
Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science and the World (2015) (tekijä: Rachel Swaby)
The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women (2010) (tekijä: Deborah J. Swiss)
The Voice That Remembers: A Tibetan Woman's Inspiring Story of Survival (1997) (tekijä: Adhe Tapontsang)
The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898 (Gender and American Culture) (2014) (tekijä: Lisa Tetrault)
From a Native Daughter: Colonialism and Sovereignty in Hawai'i (1993) (tekijä: Haunani-Kay Trask)
Daughters of Isis: Women of Ancient Egypt (Penguin History) (1994) (tekijä: Joyce A. Tyldesley)
Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History (2007) (tekijä: Laurel Thatcher Ulrich)
The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire (2010) (tekijä: Jack Weatherford)
Queen of Fashion: What Marie Antoinette Wore to the Revolution (2006) (tekijä: Caroline Weber)
The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale of Love, Murder, and Survival in the Amazon (2004) (tekijä: Robert Whitaker)
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) (tekijä: Mary Wollstonecraft)
A History of the Wife (2001) (tekijä: Marilyn Yalom)
The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan (2015) (tekijä: Rafia Zakaria)

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