By Jill C. Nelson

OVER three hundred nice PHOTOS

Golden Goddesses vibrantly casts mild upon twenty-five major girls focused on the erotic movie in the course of its Golden period, among the years 1968-1985 whilst participation in grownup productions was once unlawful. Profiling performers, administrators, scriptwriters and costumers, Golden Goddesses is a palate of insights, intimacy, vulnerability and power, because it immerses readers into the lives of those celebrated and audacious ladies. Delicately crafted with movie highlights and greater than three hundred photographs, Golden Goddesses captures the quintessence of a rebellious spirit from days long gone by. <span>Featuring the author's personal interviews with Marilyn Chambers, Seka, Kay Parker, Rhonda Jo Petty, Serena, Georgina Spelvin, Juliet Anderson, Candida Royalle, Sharon Mitchell, Gloria Leonard, Annie Sprinkle, Ann Perry, Jody Maxwell, Barbara generators, Veronica Hart, Kelly Nichols, Ginger Lynn, Kitten Natividad, Amber Lynn, Laurie Holmes, Christy Canyon, Julia St. Vincent, Roberta Findlay, Nina Hartley, and Raven Touchstone.

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By Sue Stauffacher

When Tillie Anderson got here to the USA, all she had used to be a needle. So she bought herself a task in a tailor store and waited for a dream to discover her. someday, a guy sped through on a bicycle. She used to be instructed "bicycles will not be for ladies," yet from then on, Tillie dreamed of riding--not sleek determine eights, yet quickly, hot, racy using! and he or she knew that could not be performed in a posh lady's costume. . . . With hard education and her (shocking!) new outfits, Tillie grew to become the women's bicycle-riding champion of the world.
Sue Stauffacher's vigorous textual content and Sarah McMenemy's fascinating illustrations catch the power of America's bicycle craze and inform the tale of 1 girl who would not allow society's expectancies cease her from reaching her dream.

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A significant other to ladies within the historical international offers an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based selection of newly-commissioned essays from famous students at the examine of girls within the historic world.

• the 1st interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of readings to handle the examine of girls within the historical global
• Explores a vast variety of subject matters with regards to ladies in antiquity, together with: Mother-Goddess idea; ladies in Homer, Pre-Roman Italy, the close to East; ladies and the family members, the country, and faith; costume and Adornment; woman Patronage; Hellenistic Queens; Imperial ladies; girls in overdue Antiquity; Early ladies Saints; and plenty of extra
• Thematically prepared to stress the significance of ancient topics of continuity, improvement, and innovation
• Reconsiders a lot of the well known proof and preconceived notions with regards to girls in antiquity contains contributions from a number of the so much fashionable students linked to the examine of ladies in antiquity

Literary Awards
Selected through selection as a 2013 amazing educational Title
Awarded a 2013 PROSE Honorable point out as a unmarried quantity Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences

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By Megan Daigle

From Cuba with Love bargains with love, sexuality, and politics in modern Cuba. during this appealing narrative, Megan Daigle explores the position of girls in Cuban political tradition by way of interpreting the increase of economies of intercourse, romance, and funds because the early Nineties. Daigle attracts recognition to the violence skilled via younger ladies suspected of involvement with foreigners by the hands of a moralistic nation, an opportunistic police strength, or even their very own households and partners.

Investigating the lived realities of the Cuban girls (and a few males) who date travelers and delivering a different viewpoint at the surrounding debates, From Cuba with Love increases matters approximately women’s bodies–what they could or may still do and, both, what will be performed to them. Daigle’s provocative standpoint will make readers query how race and politics in Cuba are tied to girls and intercourse, and the ways that political energy acts without delay at the our bodies of people via legislation, policing, institutional courses, and social norms.

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By Hugo P. Thieme

This e-book is a part of the TREDITION CLASSICS. It includes classical literature works from over thousand years. every one of these titles were out of print and stale the book shop cabinets for many years. The booklet sequence is meant to maintain the cultural legacy and to advertise the undying works of classical literature. Readers of a TREDITION CLASSICS ebook help the project to avoid wasting a few of the remarkable works of global literature from oblivion. With this sequence, tredition intends to make millions of overseas literature classics to be had in revealed structure back – worldwide.** [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]

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By Tamara Hollingsworth

During this inspiring biography, readers will know about the tremendous trip of Helen Keller. utilizing informational textual content and expressive photographs and pictures, readers will realize the indisputable selection that Keller had as a tender deaf and blind lady and the way her instructor, Anne Sullivan, helped her to learn, write, converse, and graduate from university. With a timeline, a bibliography, and a word list of phrases, teenagers are given the instruments they should extend their wisdom approximately this attention-grabbing and encouraging woman.

About Shell schooling
Rachelle Cracchiolo began the corporate with a pal and fellow instructor. either have been desirous to percentage their principles and fervour for schooling with different school room leaders. What begun as a pastime, promoting lesson plans to neighborhood shops, turned a part-time activity after an entire day of training, and at last blossomed into instructor Created fabrics. the tale persisted in 2004 with the release of Shell schooling and the advent assets and lecture room software books designed to help instructor Created fabrics curriculum assets. this day, instructor Created fabrics and Shell schooling are of the main famous names in academic publishing around the globe.

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By Becky Blalock

From a veteran Fortune 500 govt, how girls can achieve and reach most sensible management positions

Though girls carry a majority of the managerial jobs within the team, they occupy a trifling 14% of C-suite positions at Fortune 500 organisations. to wreck via this obdurate glass ceiling, girls needs to learn how to take daring steps whilst career-defining moments come up. in the course of her 33-year occupation at Southern corporation, a Fortune 500 application corporation, Becky Blalock rose to turn into CIO in a historically male undefined. Now she deals her personal hard-won recommendation, in addition to that of 28 most sensible lady executives, to teach all aspiring ladies how you can dare to arrive the top tier of management and C-suite positions.

• comprises recommendation and mentoring classes from most sensible ladies company leaders corresponding to: Anna Maria Chávez, CEO of the lady Scouts of the united states; Kat Cole, President of Cinnabon; Carol Tomé, CFO of domestic Depot; Dr. Beverly Tatum, president of Spelman collage, and Jeanette Horan, CIO of IBM, between many others
• gains simple, sincere suggestion on gaining self assurance, conversing up, discovering mentors, studying to fail, development a community of allies, handling others, and more
• Written via pioneering company chief Becky Blalock, with a Foreword through Anne Mulcahy, former chairperson and CEO of Xerox Corporation

Dare is must-needed advisor for girls in all places, at each point, striving to enhance the nature, abilities, and relationships that convey higher luck within the place of work.

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