Thursday, 12 February 2015
Writer, poet and broadcaster Lucy London is leading an exciting multi-strand international research project to commemorate the centenary of the 1914-18 Great War. This easy to read book aims to uncover and celebrate the heroic deeds of lesser known - or maybe forgotten - women who were involved on the various fronts during the First World War.
The are photos and short biographies of the women involved and lots of other bits and pieces that will be of interest to anyone who wants to know more about that world-changing period of recent history.
Included in this first volume are:
Doctors and Nurses, including Mabel Stobart, Flora Murray, Edith Cavell and Nellie Spindler
Female Fighters, such as Flora Sandes and Milunka Savic
Writers and diarists such as May Sinclair, Mildred Aldridge and Inez Milholland
Plus Female spies, female pilots and whole lot more besides!
Compiled by Lucy London
Edited by Paul Breeze
ISBN 978-1-909643-08-6 (Download version)
Sent by email as a PDF file to download
Selling price £2.00