A Woman's Place Is at the Top

A Woman's Place Is at the Top

A Biography of Annie Smith Peck, Queen of the Climbers

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The life of the little-known early feminist, independent thinker and accomplished adventurer who became a political speaker and writer for women’s suffrage, and was the first person to conquer Mount Huascarán. Peck marched in suffrage parades and became a political speaker and writer before women had the right to vote. She was a propagandist, an expert on North-South American relations, and an author and lecturer contracted to speak as an authority on multinational industry and commerce before anyone had ever thought to appoint a woman as a diplomat.
Publisher: ©2017.
New York, NY :, St. Martin's Press,, [2017].
Edition: First Edition.
Copyright Date: ©2017.
ISBN: 9781250084002
Characteristics: 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Summary: The life of the little-known early feminist, independent thinker and accomplished adventurer who became a political speaker and writer for women’s suffrage, and was the first person to conquer Mount Huascarán. Peck marched in suffrage parades and became a political speaker and writer before women had the right to vote. She was a propagandist, an expert on North-South American relations, and an author and lecturer contracted to speak as an authority on multinational industry and commerce before anyone had ever thought to appoint a woman as a diplomat.

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