Thousands of years ago, in the world of the Ancient Greeks where women were expected to obey their husbands in all matters, to play no part in public life, and to stay inside the house, a princess grew up to be not only a sailor and a ships captain, but a famous admiral Her name was Artemisia, and among all the commanders fighting on the Persian side during the great Persian Wars, she alone dared to give Xerxes an honest opinion that could have saved his entire fleet This is the story of a real and remarkable princess whose spirit prompted the Persian Great King, Xerxes, to declare, My men have become women, and my women men...
|Title||:||Artemisia of Caria (The Thinking Girl's Treasury of Real Princesses)|
|Publisher||:||Goosebottom Books October 2, 2010|
|Number of Pages||:||24 pages|
|File Size||:||961 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
|Last checked||:||21 Minutes ago!|
Artemisia of Caria (The Thinking Girl's Treasury of Real Princesses) Reviews
I purchased this book for my little girl, who I would like educate on the many strong and successful women throughout history. The book is set out in an easy to read fashion with great illustrations and holds a concise and informative structure.