100 Places Every Woman Should Go by Stephanie Elizondo Griest PDF

By Stephanie Elizondo Griest

ISBN-10: 1932361774

ISBN-13: 9781932361773

With its breezy reports and insightful suggestion, 100 locations each lady may still Go encourages ladies of any age to determine the area — in a gaggle, with a chum, or solo — and evokes them to create their very own checklist of goals. according to her personal explorations of many nations, states, and areas, and on interviews with tourists, award-winning writer Stephanie Elizondo Griest highlights a hundred certain locations and hard actions — from diving for pearls in Bahrain to racing a camel, yak, or pony throughout Mongolia; to dancing with voodoo priestesses in Benin and concrete cowboys in Texas; to taking a dirt bathtub in a volcano off the coast of Colombia. Divided into such sections as “Places the place girls Made History,” “Places of Indulgence,” and “Places of Adventure,” this guidebook comprises well timed touch info, assets, and instructed analyzing. “Ten information For Wandering Women” beneficial properties defense precautions plus pointers...

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Its collection on the women’s suffrage movement is exhaustive, including Susan B. Anthony’s personal library and the three-volume History of Women’s Suffrage penned by Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Matilda Joslyn Gage. Be sure to visit the giant mosaic of Minerva, goddess of wisdom and knowledge, atop the grand staircase in the library’s main foyer. According to docent Amy Schapiro, her feet follow you as you turn the corner! • The Women in Military Service for America Memorial at the ceremonial entrance of Arlington National Cemetery pays respects to the 2 million women who have defended the United States since the American Revolution.

End your tour at the Mary Ann M’Clintock house, where the convention organizers wrote the Declaration of Sentiments. ” • The National Women’s Hall of Fame was founded in 1969 to commemorate major contributions to women’s history. Located at 76 Fall Street, this shrine honors writers like Harriet Beecher Stowe and Maya Angelou, activists such as Sojourner Truth and farm worker Dolores Huerta, Cherokee chief Wilma Mankiller, and entertainer Lucille Ball. Pay respects to your heroines or nominate a new one.

Its barren interior is a striking contrast to that of La Casa Azul, reflecting the inherent differences between a Mexican artist and a Russian revolutionary. Trotsky fled to Mexico after butting heads with Stalin, but despite Trotsky’s home’s high walls and armed security guards, the dictator had him murdered anyway, with an icepick to the head. The house is kept as Trotsky left it, with bullet holes in the door (from the first assassination attempt) and a crumpled copy of Pravda on the desk. com).

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