Warriors and Witches and Damn Rebel Bitches: Scottish Women To Live Your Life By (Hardcover)

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Throughout history, Scottish women have broken the rules with attitude. Williamina Fleming reached for the stars and took Harvard by storm. Mary Somerville challenged prejudice to claim the title "scientist" for women. Effie Gray knew the power of language to name and shame bullies and belittlers. Agnes Randolph stood up to a siege and owned every minute of it like a boss. Inspirational and fierce in every sense, these sisters will fire you up to face your own modern-day dilemmas with serious style.

About the Author

Mairi Kidd is Head of Literature, Languages and Publishing at Creative Scotland. She was formerly Managing Director of Barrington Stoke, a prize-winning publisher. A fluent Gaelic speaker, she has an MA in Celtic Studies from Edinburgh University. As CEO of Stòrlann, the National Gaelic Education Resource Agency, she worked with Scottish Government, Bòrd na Gàidhlig and local authorities. Mairi is a contributor to BBC Radio nan Gàidheal’s books coverage and writes for broadcast, including Gaelic comedy series FUNC.

Praise For…

"Perfect for public and school libraries and for academic libraries with comprehensive women’s-studies collection." —Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781785302367
ISBN-10: 1785302361
Publisher: Black & White Publishing
Publication Date: September 1st, 2020
Pages: 224
Language: English