New books for week of December 31, 2016
by Catherine Reef
This is the biography of the woman who saved countless lives and changed an entire profession bringing it respectability in an age when working women were frowned upon and establishing methods of treatment that are still in use today.
by Helen Castor
This biography gives a startling new look at the medieval world of Joan of Arc as well as, fresh insight into her life as a nineteen-year-old peasant girl who became a warrior and led and army to victory.
by Julia Baird
Drawing on previously unpublished papers this intimate biography is a stunning new portrait of the woman who loved, lost and ruled an empire.
Downloadable ebooks and Audiobooks
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