Women of History

Various

An intriguing look at well known women in history from BC 500 to the mid 1800's. Each chapter is a brief overview of one woman's life. An interesting read. (Summary by Michele Eaton)

Genre(s): Biography & Autobiography

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Lucretia Lucretia B.
00:05:26
Play 02 Sappho Bellona Times
00:07:50
Play 03 Aspasia of Pericles Arlene Joyce
00:06:25
Play 04 Xantippe Arlene Joyce
00:03:43
Play 05 Aspasia of Cyrus Becky Cook
00:04:50
Play 06 Cornelia, The Mother of the Gracchi Lynne T
00:04:17
Play 07 Portia Lyn Silva
00:04:59
Play 08 Octavia K.G.Cross
00:04:25
Play 09 Cleopatra Pamela Krantz
00:09:05
Play 10 Mariamne Mike Pelton
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Play 11 Julia Domna Pamela Krantz
00:03:21
Play 12 Zenobia Kalynda
00:06:38
Play 13 Valeria Scheherazade
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Play 14 Eudocia Cori Samuel
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Play 15 Hypatia Mike Pelton
00:06:11
Play 16 The Wife of Maximus Mike Pelton
00:04:34
Play 17 The Lady Rowena Pamela Krantz
00:03:08
Play 18 Olga Gilles G. Le Blanc
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Play 19 The Lady Elfrida Robin Cotter
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Play 20 The Countess of Tripoli Pamela Krantz
00:02:36
Play 21 Jane, Countess of Mountfort Cori Samuel
00:06:15
Play 22 Laura De Sade K.G.Cross
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Play 23 The Countess of Richmond Robin Cotter
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Play 24 Elizabethe Woodville Pamela Krantz
00:03:29
Play 25 Joan of Arc Pamela Krantz
00:07:48
Play 26 Jane Shore Mike Pelton
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Play 27 Catharine of Arragon April Gonzales
00:04:52
Play 28 Anne Boleyn April Gonzales
00:05:11
Play 29 Margaret Roper Mike Pelton
00:06:27
Play 30 Elizabeth Lucas Mike Pelton
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Play 31 Gaspara Stampa Mike Pelton
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Play 32 Anne Askew Mike Pelton
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Play 33 Queen Elizabeth Pamela Krantz
00:09:31
Play 34 Lady Jane Grey MarianneVictoria
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Play 35 Tarquinia Molza Pamela Krantz
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Play 36 Mary, Queen of Scots MarianneVictoria
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Play 37 Gabrielle D'Estrees Arlene Joyce
00:08:35
Play 38 Anne, Duchess of Pembroke Lyn Silva
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Play 39 Esther Inglis Arlene Joyce
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Play 40 Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle carissabockhahn
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Play 41 Lady Pakington carissabockhahn
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Play 42 Noor Mahal Lanerd
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Play 43 Pocahontas Eden Rea-Hedrick
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Play 44 Lucy Hutchinson Pamela Krantz
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Play 45 Lady Fanshawe Becky Cook
00:02:57
Play 46 Dorothy Osborne Pamela Krantz
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Play 47 Catherine Philips Pamela Krantz
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Play 48 Madame De Maintenon Arlene Joyce
00:05:14
Play 49 Countess De Grammont Kalynda
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Play 50 Mademoiselle De La Valliere Eden Rea-Hedrick
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Play 51 Madame Dacier Pamela Krantz
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Play 52 Lady Masham Lanerd
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Play 53 Anne Killigrew Pamela Krantz
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Play 54 Queen Anne Robin Cotter
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Play 55 Esther Johnson Linda Fredericks
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Play 56 Esther Vanhomrigh Linda Fredericks
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Play 57 Mary Astell Pamela Krantz
00:05:54
Play 58 Madame Des Ursins Arlene Joyce
00:06:50
Play 59 Lady Grizel Jerviswoode Linda Fredericks
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Play 60 Madame De Pontchartrain Arlene Joyce
00:03:32
Play 61 Elizabeth Halkett Linda Fredericks
00:02:23
Play 62 Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Robin Cotter
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Play 63 Madame Du Deffand Arlene Joyce
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Play 64 Phoebe Bentley Lyn Silva
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Play 65 Marquise Du Chatelet Cate Mackenzie
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Play 66 Lady Huntingdon Robin Cotter
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Play 67 Maria Theresa Availle
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Play 68 Meta Moller MarianneVictoria
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Play 69 Elizabeth Blackwell MarianneVictoria
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Play 70 Laetitia Barbauld Linda Fredericks
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Play 71 Hannah More Heather Phillips
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Play 72 Anna Seward Pamela Krantz
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Play 73 Catherine Cockburn Linda Fredericks
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Play 74 Elizabeth Berkeleigh Kalynda
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Play 75 Caroline Herschel Cate Mackenzie
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Play 76 Madame D'Arblay Jenny Bradshaw
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Play 77 Madame Roland Arlene Joyce
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Play 78 Marie Antoinette Availle
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Play 79 Sarah Siddons Tara Dow
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Play 80 Mrs Grant Robin Cotter
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Play 81 Elizabeth Inchbald Robin Cotter
00:04:32
Play 82 Elizabeth Hamilton K.G.Cross
00:07:36
Play 83 Countess De Vemieiro Pamela Krantz
00:02:40
Play 84 Joanna Baillie Pamela Krantz
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Play 85 Josephine Scheherazade
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Play 86 Anne Radcliffe Jenny Bradshaw
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Play 87 Miss Edgeworth Jenny Bradshaw
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Play 88 Charlotte Corday K.G.Cross
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Play 89 Madame De Stael Pamela Krantz
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Play 90 Madame De La Rochejaquelein Arlene Joyce
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Play 91 Madame Recamier Arlene Joyce
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Play 92 Mary Brunton Jenny Bradshaw
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Play 93 Felicia Hemans Pamela Krantz
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Play 94 Augustina Saragoza Pamela Krantz
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Play 95 Charlotte Bronte Jenny Bradshaw
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