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From a true-life “Survivor Island” story to the ladies who flew opponents and bombers for the Allies in global battle II, Ed Butts invitations you to satisfy twelve girls who dared to reside their lives on a tightrope. She Dared takes the reader to the some distance North, the place a unmarried local girl positioned an finish to a ruinous struggle. There’s Molly Brant, who stepped out of the shadow of her well-known brother Joseph to make her personal mark, and Dr. “James Barry,” a fashionable military medical professional whose real id remained a mystery until eventually the day “he” died.

These are the tales of girls who took up demanding situations that society felt will be met in simple terms by means of males: Mina Hubbard’s very good trip throughout Labrador; Martha Black’s adventures within the Yukon; Sara Emma Edmonds’s perilous missions as a Yankee undercover agent within the Civil conflict.

While a few of these girls completed valid popularity, others won notoriety. Pearl Hart turned a Wild West desperado. Cassie Chadwick fleeced bankers for a fortune in a single of the main brazen con video games ever played.

Famous or notorious, the ladies in Ed Butt’s attention-grabbing publication are absolute to intrigue readers.

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