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Footsteps in the Dark
Georgette Heyer
Progress: 197/352pages
Slightly Married
Mary Balogh

Queen, Empress, Concubine

Queen, Empress, Concubine: Fifty Women Rulers from the Queen of Sheba to Catherine the Great - Claudia Gold

Interesting and informative book about 50 influential women of the past and present--starting with Egyptian Queen, Hatshepsut, and ending with former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto. T

 

he mini-bios are surprisingly well fleshed out--in my opinion, at any rate--for the amount of space they're allotted (each one is approx. 4-6 pages long), and for the most part seemed to be mostly unbiased.