Women & Power: A Manifesto by Mary Beard

Women & Power: A Manifesto

Mary Beard

nonfiction feminism history informative reflective fast-paced

128 pages | first published 2017

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At long last, Mary Beard addresses in one brave book the misogynists and trolls who mercilessly attack and demean women the world over, including, very often, Mary herself. In Women & Power, she traces the origins of this misogyny to its ancie...
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