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Women explorers : perils, pistols, and petticoats / Julie Cummins ; illustrated by Cheryl Harness.

Cummins, Julie. (Author). Harness, Cheryl, (ill.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Erlanger Branch J 910.922 Cumm (Text) 33126017262340 JNonfiction Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch J 910.922 Cumm (Text) 33126017262357 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780803737136 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0803737130 (trade)
  • Physical Description: 48 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48).
Summary, etc.:
Introduces inspiring women whose passions for exploration made them push the boundaries, including Nellie Cashman, Annie Smith Peck, and Delia Julia Denning Akeley.
Subject: Women explorers > Biography.

Julie Cummins was the coordinator of children's services for the New York Public Library for several years. Her previous book with Cheryl Harness, Women Daredevils, recieved two starred reviews. She lives in Canandaigua, New York.

Cheryl Harness ( has written and/or illustrated more than forty books for children. She lives in Independence, Missouri. 

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