From sports to innovation, art to politics – meet the incredible women who got there first, in the incredible girl-o-pedia of astounding achievements! Did you know that the first computer programmer was a woman? Countess Ada Lovelace! Or that the inventor of the life raft, windshield wiper, and Kevlar were all female? Maria Beaseley, Mary Anderson, and Stephanie Kwolek respectively.
Filled with 200 main entries, you will be armed with incredible trivia about history, science, sports, and the arts. Organized chronologically, this fact-filled book is subdivided into a range of subjects, including science and innovation, sports and endurance, arts and literature, politics and world-building, business and industry, world records, and unusual achievements. With engaging and accessible text and delightful illustrations throughout, We Can Do Anything: 200 Incredible Women Who Changed the World is sure to educate, entertain, and inspire!
Book size: 150 x 190 x 20mm
Written by: Caitlin DoyleIllustrated by: Chuck GonzalesFormat: Soft CoverISBN 9780008285616