Wilma Mankiller, 1st Edition

  • Liz Sonneborn
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  • ISBN-10: 1608703487
  • ISBN-13: 9781608703487
  • DDC: 973.04975
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Women leaders of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries have used their power to influence the course of major political events and have spearheaded social change on an international scale. Yet before their achievements were realized, all had personal struggles and cultural biases to overcome. Leading Women celebrates the impact that women in leadership roles have made across cultures and decades. Each book examines the subject childhood, education, and how she was influenced by family, teachers, and friends. Sidebars throughout the texts emphasize the historical events that shaped each leader life and times.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Mankiller Flats.
2: A Cherokee Girl in the City.
3: Getting Involved.
4: Going Home.
5: Entering Tribal Politics.
6: Changing Minds.
7: The Chief of a Nation.
8: Mankiller's Legacy.
Source Notes.
Further Information.
About the Author.