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The Resource Warrior queens : true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Bill Mayer

Warrior queens : true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Bill Mayer

Label
Warrior queens : true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history
Title
Warrior queens
Title remainder
true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history
Statement of responsibility
by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Bill Mayer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The true life stories of six little-known fierce ancient warrior queens are told with humor and vivid detail by an award-winning writer. For young readers seeking to be inspired by stories of strong women, this riveting book shines a light on six powerful ancient queens. Highlighting women warriors who ruled in ancient eras, like Hatshepsut in 1492 BCE Egypt, and Zenobia in 260 CE Palmyra, the stories span the globe to reveal the hidden histories of queens who challenged men and fought for the right to rule their queendoms. Award-winning author Vicky Alvear Shectar's lively text and acclaimed illustrator Bill Mayer's witty illustrations showcase these stories filled with history, power, and humor
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shecter, Vicky Alvear,
Dewey number
920.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • Grades 4-7
  • 1010
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mayer, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women soldiers
  • Queens
  • Women
  • Women soldiers
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Warrior queens : true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Bill Mayer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-151) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hatshepsut -- Artemesia I --- Amanirenas -- The Trung sisters -- Boudicca -- Zenobia
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9781629796796
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BD19241091
Label
Warrior queens : true stories of six ancient rebels who slayed history, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Bill Mayer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-151) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hatshepsut -- Artemesia I --- Amanirenas -- The Trung sisters -- Boudicca -- Zenobia
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9781629796796
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BD19241091

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