Book Reviews of Unsuitable for Ladies: An Anthology of Women Travellers

Unsuitable for Ladies: An Anthology of Women Travellers
Unsuitable for Ladies An Anthology of Women Travellers
Author: Jane Robinson (Compiler)
ISBN-13: 9780192824899
ISBN-10: 0192824899
Publication Date: 6/8/1995
Pages: 489
Rating:
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3.7 stars, based on 5 ratings
Publisher: Oxford Univ Press
Book Type: Paperback
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"Real ladies do not travel" my a$$! These women did, during a time when women were told that too much education would make their brains grow and push their hair out of their skulls (no lie, that was taught in the Victorian era). LOL
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4 great stories of women who prevailed against what was expected of them, their age and their station in life to catalog the wonders of the world
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Fascinating look into the lives of women travelers in the past.